1962 - 1972 NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

					1962 - 1972 NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

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SUBJECT                          DATE         YEAR    DESCRIPTION                                               NEWSPAPER        PAGE
Bangor, PA - Education.                       1962    Bangor High School cornerstone dedicated October 12,
                                                      1962.
Banks                            Sept. 1      1962    Easton National Bank and Trust Company remodeling         Easton Express
                                                      proceeds on schedule.
Bethlehem Township, PA -         March 30     1962    Approved by Northampton County Court.                     Easton Express
Annexation
Bethlehem Township, PA -         June 20, 1962 1962   Independent School District bid rejected by Northampton   Easton Express
Education                                             County Court.
Blind                            May 10       1962    Federation of the Blind holds musical variety show at     Easton Express
                                                      Easton Junior High.
Business - Bush & Bull           Sept. 27     1962    Bush, F. Royce, age 82, owner and president of Bush &     Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                      Bull. Obituary.
Business - Department Stores -   Jan. 29      1962    Harry Schwartz resigns as head of Laubach's               Easton Express
Laubach's
Business - Florists              Nov. 5       1962    Carl A. Buenning, age 50, part owner of Buenning's Flower Easton Express
                                                      Shop, 9 Centre Square. Obituary.
Business - General Crushed Stone May 3        1962    Herster, Andrew L. (General Crushed Stone). Obituary.     Easton Express

Business - Home Furnishings      Jan. 22      1962    Big fire at Lyons Floor Covering.                         Easton Express
Business - Ingersoll-Rand        June 11      1962    McBride, William. Ingersoll-Rand executive. Obituary.     Easton Express

Business - Ingersoll-Rand        May 8        1962    Bentley, Percy J. General manager of Ingersoll-Rand.     Easton Express
                                                      Obituary.
Business - Music & Musicians     April 23     1962    Hugh R. Davidson, Easton R.D.1, to play his own concerto Easton Express
                                                      at Easton Symphony Orchestra program on April 29 at
                                                      E.A.H.S.
Business - Office Equipment &    May 16       1962    Montague's stationary store has newly remodeled interior Easton Express    p. 43
Supplies                                              (advertisement)
Business - Orr's Department      March 22       1962   To open store in Hillcrest Shopping Center, Phillipsburg, NJ Easton Express
Store
Business - Shopping Centers      March 6        1962   Shopping center at 25th St. sold to PA Real Estate           Easton Express
                                                       Investment Trust of Philadelphia. Price $1.6 million
Centre Square - Fountain         Jan. 25        1962   Fountain in Circle to be given by Garden Club                Easton Express
Centre Square - Trees            April 20       1962   Trees planted by Forks of the Delaware Garden Club           Easton Express

Charter Study Commission,        May 11         1962   Decided 5-4 vote to recommend a city council of 5            Easton Express
Easton                                                 members under proposed city manager plan
Charter Study Commission,        May 5          1962   Editorial                                                    Easton Express
Easton
Christmas                        Sept. 30       1962   Tinsel decoration introduced by William B. Schultz, owner    Easton Express
                                                       of Costume shop at 829 Walnut St.
Churches - Lutheran - Zion       Jan. 16 &      1962   Zion's Evangelical Lutheran Church rejoins with St. John's   Easton Express
                                 April 29              Evangelical Church.
Churches - Reformed              May 7          1962   Rev. Baum, pastor at St. Mark's, resigns                     Easton Express
Churches - St. Anthony's         Sept. 24       1962   Franklin school demolition project. Teenager killed.         Easton Express
                                                       Contractor sued.
Churches - St. John's Lutheran                  1962   St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church installs new          Easton Express
                                                       minister, Reverend John Steinbruck, former pastor of Zion.

Clubs - Penelope                 June 20        1962   Club celebrates 60th Anniversary                             Easton Express
Crime - Murder                   July 23 & 26   1962   Mrs. Eileen Mae Beishline charged in the death of 18         Easton Express
                                                       month old dauther.
DAR, George Taylor Chapter       May 5          1962   House restoration proposed by LDDC                           Easton Express
Daughters of the American        May 5          1962   House restoration proposed by LDDC.                          Easton Express
Revolution (D.A.R.) - George
Taylor Chapter
Daughters of the American        May 5          1962   House restoration proposed by LDDC.                          Easton Express
Revolution (D.A.R.) - George
Taylor Chapter
Doctors                          30 March       1962   Obituary of Dr. Harvey Updegrove                             Easton Express
Doctors                          Sept. 23       1962   Obit for Dr. Harry Chester Pohl, of Nazareth, age 87; he     Easton Express
                                                       practiced for 50 years.
Doctors                           Sept. 24      1962    Obituary for Dr. Harry Chester Pohl (Nazareth Nose &        Easton Express
                                                        Throat Specialist)
Easton Express                    June 2        1962    Snyder, Daniel W. (vice president of Easton Pub. Co.) Obit. Easton Express

Education - Football              May 12        1962    Easton High School football star, George Leidy - Obituary     Easton Express

Education - High School (25th                   1962    Easton Area High School dedicated May 12, 1962.
Street)                                                 Governor Lawrence speaker.
Emergency Squad                   May 11        1962    Opens $60,000 building fund campaign.                         Easton Express
Fires - Bushkill Park             July 16       1962    Barn near Bushkill Park owned by Harry Shafer.                Easton Express
Fox                               June 1        1962    Fox, Edward Jay Jr. Obit.                                     Easton Express
Getters Island                    June 1        1962    Proposed amusement park.                                      Easton Express
Getters Island                    May 11        1962    To be used for Beach project.                                 Easton Express
Girl Scout Camp, Echo Ridge       July 26       1962    Swimming pool dedicated: Called Hyde Swimming Pool;           Easton Express
                                                        named in honor of Mr. and Mrs. James P. Hyde,
                                                        Phillipsburg, N.J.
Granaham, Kathryn O'Hay           Sept. 1        1962   Eastonian was U.S. treasurer of the mint.                     Easton Express
Granahan, Kathryn O'Hay           Jan. 20 & 29, 1962    Eastonian was U.S. treasurer of the mint.                     Easton Express
                                  March 28,
                                  April 13, Aug.
                                  13, 28 & 29

Heil Park - Pool                  Feb. 1        1962    City votes to take over pool and float bonds to cover         Easton Express
                                                        deficient.
Heil Park - Pool                  Jan. 11       1962    Deficit on financing pool.                                    Easton Express
Housing - Elderly                 June 9        1962    4th St. site, description.                                    Easton Express
Housing - Jefferson St.           July 26       1962    Jefferson St. Construction. Cost: $797,028. Architect: Hugh   Easton Express
                                                        Moore, Jr. Consists of 18 duplex buildings and 2 gallery-
                                                        type buildings.
Juvenile Home                     July 26       1962    New home built on site of old one. Cost $125,000.             Easton Express
Juvenile Home                     July 26       1962    New home represents modern concept (illus.).                  Easton Express
Knapp, Mrs. Rolla S. (Emily Baer) Jan. 24       1962    Honored by Serotoma Club.                                     Easton Express
Lafayette College - Gayley Hall   May 3      1962   Gayley Hall razed after 60 years.                           Easton Express

Lafayette College - Students      Oct. 16    1962   College Bowl team wins quiz contest and scholarships        Easton Express

Martin's Creek - Churches         Oct. 26    1962   Mt. Zion United Church of Christ has 125th anniversary      Easton Express
                                                    service.
Mary Meuser Memorial Library      Oct. 13    1962   Open house to librarians.                                   Easton Express

Mary Meuser Memorial Library      Oct. 14    1962   Dedicated.                                                  Easton Express

Mt. Jefferson                     June 8     1962   Selected for high-rise luxury apartment site.               Easton Express
Murder                            Oct. 18    1962   Czech official captured and shot by the Palmer Township     Easton Express
                                                    police. Had murdered his wife in New York. Was clerk at
                                                    the United Nations.
Murder                            Oct. 19    1962   Czech official who murdered wife in New York dies from      Easton Express
                                                    self-inflicted wounds. Had been arrested in Palmer
                                                    Township.
Nazareth, Pa. - Banks             July 25    1962   Nazareth Bank, Second National Embezzling case, Mrs.        Easton Express
                                                    Joyce Ruch.
Northampton Co., PA - Flag        March 12   1962   Northampton County flag was dedicated March 11, 1952.       Easton Express
                                                    Richard D. Grifo, County solicitor, presented the flag to
                                                    Judge Barthold in a ceremony marking the 200th
                                                    anniversary of the County. It was presented by the County
                                                    commissioners at a court celebration.

Palmer Township - Taxation        May 10     1962   Adopts 20 mill. School tax.                                 Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Elections    May 9      1962   Commission election.                                        Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Youth        April 8    1962   Firth Youth Center, Phillipsburg, N.J. New gymnasium.       Easton Express

Retarded Children                 April 1    1962   Mercy Day School of the Allentown Catholic Diocese          Sunday Call
                                                    dedicated April, 1962 located near 3rd and Susquehanna
                                                    Streets.
Rhodin, Eric                      June 1     1962   New novel: "The Scar."                                      Easton Express
Schools - Superintendents           Oct. 10    1962   Bay, Dr. James. Former Superintendent of Easton Schools.      Easton Express
                                                      Obituary.
Schools - Taylor                    April 24   1962   Bids to be studied.                                           Easton Express
Schools - Taylor                    May 10     1962   Taylor School Building as building siet for luxury            Easton Express
                                                      apartment.
Schools - Taylor                    May 3      1962   Bids.                                                         Easton Express
Schools - Teachers                  Feb. 2     1962   Teachers to get raise on merit system.                        Easton Express
Sewerage - West Easton              June 20    1962   Easton and West Easton to build without Palmer Twp.           Easton Express

Stewartsville, N.J. - Post Office   Oct. 31    1962   Post office moves to fourth site in a period of 116 years.    Easton Express

Taylor, George - Home               May 12     1962   Editorial on restoration.                                     Easton Express
Taylor, George - Home               May 5      1962   Restoration approved by Lehigh-Delaware Development           Easton Express
                                                      Council.
Taylor, Robert N.                   Aug. 20    1962   Was 4 times elected as County Supt. Of Education for          Easton Express
                                                      Northampton County. Obit.
Telegraph                           Feb. 2     1962   Telegraph service known as Telefax installed in 25 business   Easton Express
                                                      firms in Easton and Phillipsburg.
Walter, Francis E.                  Jan. 29    1962   To run again for 16th term in U.S. Congress.                  Easton Express
Washington, N.J. - Fires            April 2    1962   $2 million fire.                                              Easton Express
Water Supply                        June 26    1962   Men float on raft while razing tank at 15th and Ferry         Easton Express
                                                      Streets.
WEST (Radio Station)                July 31    1962   Buys former Monarch building on Northampton St., below        Easton Express
                                                      radio station.
Wilson Borough - Taxation           May 10     1962   Sets school tax rate 19 mill.                                 Easton Express
American Legion                     Feb. 23    1963   Rice Ebner Post of the American Legion located in Palmer      Easton Express
                                                      Township burns mortgage.
Bridges - Glendon                   Feb. 28    1963   Easton Council urges new or rebuilt Glendon Bridge.           Easton Express

Bridges, Delaware                   Sept. 16   1963   Work started on Bushkill Street bridge (toll). $300,000.      Easton Express
                                                      reconstruction project.
Bunche, Dr. Ralph                   April 22   1963   Lectures at Lafayette College                                 Easton Express
Business - Banks                    April 15   1963   Easton National Bank and Trust Co. dedicates its              Easton Express
                                                      remodeled building.
Business - Banks                   April 6    1963   Easton National Bank and Trust Co. - cash returned to        Easton Express
                                                     remodeled building.
Business - C. K. Williams          March 1    1963   Joseph W. Ayers elected president of C. K. Williams Co.      Easton Express

Business - C. K. Williams          May 8      1963   Expansion under Pfizer Co.                                   Easton Express
Business - Doctors                 June 2     1963   Dr. Victor S. Messinger, age 87, medical examiner for        Easton Express
                                                     Easton Area School District for 40 years. Obituary.

Business - Food Stores             Dec. 3     1963   Oyer, Harry A., age 82, grocer who had store on South        Easton Express
                                                     14th St. Obituary.
Business - Food Stores             Oct. 1     1963   Mohican Stores, Inc. sold Oct. 1, 1963.                      Easton Express
Business - Furniture Stores        Aug. 6     1963   Weitzman Brothers buy forner Aaron Furniture Store at        Easton Express
                                                     675 Northampton St.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.              1963   State Hotel. Fire, Oct. 28, 1963

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Oct. 28    1963   Kieffer Hotel - Fire in warehouse.                           Easton Express

Business - ITT                     April 15   1963   International Telephone and Telegraph Corp. Papers       Easton Express
                                                     signed.
Business - ITT                     Feb. 12    1963   International Telephone and Telegraph Corp. break ground Easton Express
                                                     in Palmer Township for new plant to cost $3,500,000.

Business - ITT                     May 1      1963   International Telephone and Telegraph Corp. break ground Easton Express
                                                     in Palmer Township for new plant to cost $3,500,000.

Business - Mack Printing Co.       Aug. 19    1963   Obituary of J. Willard Baker (Mack Printing Co. executive)   Easton Express

Business - Mack Printing Co.       Feb. 16    1963   Obituary of Oliver T. Case, treasurer of Mack Printing Co.   Easton Express

Business - Pennsylvania Pump & Dec. 18        1963   New office in Palmer Twp                                     Easton Express
Compressor Co.
Centre Square                  July 23        1963   Stock erected in Centre Square by Mayor George Smith         Easton Express
Centre Square - Name               Dec. 5     1963   Ordinance to change name to J.F.Kennedy Square not           Easton Express
                                                     seconded - thus, no change.
Centre Square - Name               Nov. 26    1963   Council votes to change name of Centre Square to J.F.        Easton Express
                                                     Kennedy Square
Centre Square - Name               Nov. 27    1963   Council votes to change name of Centre Square to             Easton Express
                                                     J.F.Kennedy Square
Centre Square - Name               Nov. 28    1963   Council votes to change name of Centre Square to             Easton Express
                                                     J.F.Kennedy Square
Centre Square - Name               Nov. 29    1963   Council votes to change name of Centre Square to             Easton Express
                                                     J.F.Kennedy Square
Chidsey Family                     April 12   1963   Obituary of Dr. A.D. Chidsey III                             Easton Express
Children's Aid Society,            Oct. 23    1963   Dispute of its staff with board                              Easton Express
Northampton Co.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   March 24   1963   Groundbreaking for new church at 2561 Newburg Road,          Easton Express
                                                     Palmer Township.
Churches - Lutheran -Zion          May 18     1963   Parsonage and church sold to Wm. Parsons Chapter,            Easton Express
                                                     Eastern Star, for $32,500.
Churches - Reformed                Dec. 2     1963   Groundbreaking for new addition to St. Peter's United        Easton Express
                                                     Church of Christ (South Side - Milton and Centre Sts.)

Churches - Seventh Day             July 18    1963   Warren Co. near Sussex Co., N.J., to establish high school   Easton Express
Adventist                                            on 365-acre estate at Tranquility
Clock                              Sept. 5    1963   Town clock running again after repairs.                      Easton Express
Clothing Stores                    Feb. 16    1963   Joseph H. Seip.                                              Express-Times
                                                     Easton clothier, former owner of Seip and Hay.
Deer                               Dec. 7     1963   Deer (pet) slain in pen at Sandts Eddy Deer Stop on Rt.      Easton Express
                                                     611. Joseph Holler. Owner
Deer                               Dec. 7     1963   Pet deer slain in pen at Sandts Eddy Deer Stop on Rt. 611.   Easton Express
                                                     Joseph Holler is owner.
Doctors                            Feb. 27    1963   Dr. Arthur Fox delivers twins on his 80th birthday.          Easton Express
Doctors                            June 2     1963   Obit for Dr. Victor S. Messinger, age 87, medical examiner   Easton Express
                                                     for Easton Area School District for 40 years.

Doctors                            March 27   1963   Dr. Arthur Fox delivers twins on his 80th birthday.          Easton Express
Doctors                           Sept. 6           1963   Obituary of Dr. Kenneth W. Kressler.                           Easton Express
Easton Express                    Feb. 18           1963   New circulation manager: Harvey Deiley succeeds Arthur         Easton Express
                                                           Diaz who goes to St. Louis.
Easton Hospital- Patients         Dec. 10           1963   Wilson Borough refuses to help pay for charity patients.       Easton Express

Easton Public Library             Sept. 10          1963   Board of trustees closes south side and College Hill           Easton Express
                                                           branches due to lack of funds.
Easton School Board               Sept. 13          1963   Defends their position in closing of the library branches.     Easton Express

Easton, City of - Fire Department - Feb. 16         1963   New fire call transmitter                                      Easton Express
Equipment
Education - Honorees (EHS Day) March 9              1963   Mrs. Kathryn Granahan, treasurer of United States, to be       Easton Express
                                                           honored on April 5, 1963 at EHS Day.
Emergency Squad                   Sept. 14          1963   New building dedicated.                                        Easton Express
Family Counseling Service         Feb. 13           1963   Lionel C. Lane resigns.                                        Easton Express
Fires - Warehouse                 Nov. 8            1963   Warehouse at 6th and Walnut Sts., called the flatiron          Easton Express
                                                           building, triangular in shape. Housed at one time
                                                           apartments overhead and the American store on first
                                                           floor. Later became a warehouse for Ziev building.

Fires - Warehouse                 Nov. 9            1963   Arson in fire at 6th St. warehouse.                            Easton Express
Granaham, Kathryn O'Hay           Jan. 9 & 11,      1963   Eastonian was U.S. treasurer of the mint.                      Easton Express
                                  March 12, 15,
                                  19, April 1, 4,
                                  5, 8
Hecktown - Churches               May 27            1963   200th anniversary of the Union Church.                         Easton Express
Heritage Day - Design             May 25            1963   Advertisement design for Heritage Day (July 10, 1983)          Easton Express   p. B-9, illus
                                                           submitted by Timothy Franklin, senior at Easton Area High
                                                           School.
Housing                           Sept. 14          1963   Gratz, Turney fired by Housing Authority.                      Easton Express
Housing - 4th & Ferry Streets     May 6             1963   Electrical works, ALI - CIO to build housing for the elderly   Easton Express
                                                           on 4th and 5th Sts. Near Ferry St. To be called Easton
                                                           Arms, Inc.
Housing - Elderly                 March 4    1963   High rise apartment building for th elderly, built by Easton Easton Express
                                                    Housing Authority. Named in honor of U.S. Rep. Francis E.
                                                    Walter. 11-story structure, containing 50 units. Picture.

Kennedy, John                     Sept. 24   1963   Kennedy dedicates Gifford Pinchot home as Grey Towers,      Easton Express
                                                    Milford, Pa.
Knapp, Mrs. Rolla S. (Emily Baer) July 19    1963   Obit.                                                       Easton Express

Knapp, Mrs. Rolla S. (Emily Baer) July 20    1963   Editorial.                                                  Easton Express

Lafayette College - Faculty       April 30   1963   Professor Dr. Paul A. Pfretzschner receives Fulbright Grant Easton Express

Lafayette College - Libraries     Oct. 25    1963   New library dedicated on Sat. Oct. 26, 1963. $2 million.    Easton Express
                                                    Pictures of interior.
McCluskey, Frank P.               March 25   1963   Judge of Northampton County 1934-1943. Obit.                Easton Express
Meuser Park - Pool                Dec. 21    1963   New shallow type pool to open May 30, 1964. Wilson          Easton Express
                                                    Lions Club donated $17,000, balance $2,845 paid by
                                                    Borough of Wilson.
Mt. Ida                           July 18    1963   Observatory on Mt. Ida proposed by Mayor Smith.             Easton Express
Nazareth, Pa. - Churches          July 18    1963   Bible Fellowship Church buys John A. Miller home, 7 So.     Easton Express
                                                    Newe St., for home for the aged.
Negroes - Demonstration           June 15    1963   Negro demonstration at Easton City Hall (Northampton        Easton Express
                                                    County).
North. Co. Hist. Society          Feb. 9     1963   Museum to be spared under private housing plan offered      Easton Express
                                                    to city.
Palmer Township - Police          Nov. 19    1963   Police dogs (2) used in patrolling in the township.         Easton Express
Parking                           Aug. 2     1963   Parking violation collection boxes go into operation.       Easton Express

Pen Argyl, Pa. - Education        Feb. 18    1963   Open house for new building of High School.                 Easton Express
Petersville Emmanuel Church       Aug. 19    1963   240th anniversary.                                          Easton Express

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal    Dec. 2     1963   Front entrance (plate glass and aluminum doors, new         Easton Express
Building                                            concrete steps, walk, and wrought iron railing) of
                                                    Municipal Building.
Pillory                         July 23    1963   Erected in Centre Square as a tourist attraction.               Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Riegelsville, Pa. - Emergency   Dec. 2     1963   Emergency squad building dedicated.                             Easton Express
Squad
Rinek, Howard                   Oct. 23    1963   Called "father of electric lights in Easton." Edison presents   Easton Argus
                                                  bust to Rinek.
Roethke, Theodore               Aug. 2     1963   Pulitzer Prize winner for poetry in 1954. Started teaching      Easton Express
                                                  career at Lafayette in 1931. Obit.
Rooney - Bartlett Debate        July 19    1963   Candidates for Congress seat left vacant by death of            Easton Express
                                                  Francis E. Walter. Held in Bethlehem, Rose Garden. Dr. K.
                                                  Roald Bergethon, moderator.
Safety Education                Nov. 20    1963   6 Easton firms give $140,000 in drive.                          Easton Express
Safety Education                Oct. 28    1963   SAFE Campaign launched. Securing Assets for the Future of       Easton Express
                                                  the Easton area.
Schools - Teachers              Feb. 26    1963   Psychological director appointed: Mrs. Janet M. Kulberg         Easton Express
                                                  replaces Miss Pauline E. Laubach, deceased.

Synagogues - B'nai Abraham      Dec. 12    1963   Groundbreaking rites for new synagogue and school. 5            Easton Express   illus.
                                                  acre site - Bushkill St. between 15th and 16th in Wilson.

Taylor, George - Home           Oct. 25    1963   Drive for restoration nets $20,000.                             Easton Express
Trees                           Nov. 11    1963   Tree (historic black walnut) felled on Chesterfield Farm,       Easton Express
                                                  Palmer Township. Last of 32 trees.
Visiting Nurse Association      Dec. 3     1963   Executive director elected: Mrs. Virginia U. Solliday           Easton Express
                                                  (Succeeds Mrs. Mildred L. Ervin who had served for 17
                                                  years).
Visiting Nurse Association      Sept. 10   1963   Ervin, Mrs. Mildred L. resigns from Visiting Nurse              Easton Express
                                                  Association after 14 years.
Von Steuben, Miss Mina          March 27   1963   Historian of Hecktown, Pa. Obituary.                            Easton Express
Walter, Francis E.              Dec. 2     1963   Memorial services at courthouse.                                Easton Express
Walter, Francis E.              May 29     1963   Congressman from the Easton Area. Obit. Account of his          Easton Express
                                                  career.
Y.M.C.A.                        April 30   1963   Former secretary William Wise dies.                             Easton Express
Allentown, PA - City Hall        Aug. 19      1964    Former City Hall at 626 Linden Street sold for $60,000.
                                                      Used as City Hall for 69 years. Sold to Spiros Philips, head
                                                      of N.Y. Floral Co.
Allentown, PA - City Hall        Sept. 13     1964    City Hall at Linden and Church Streets which had 69 years      Sunday Call
                                                      of service is to be razed for parking lot.
Allentown, PA - Mayors           Sept. 3      1964    Mayor dies at 55 of coronary attack - John T. Gross.           Easton Express
Allentown, PA - Monuments        May 30       1964    Monument restored: Miss Liberty replaced at cost of
                                                      $50,000. Memorial Day, May 30, 1964.
Artists                          Sept. 16     1964    Joseph DeThomas, local artist gets scholarship in the          Easton Express
                                                      Salmagundi advanced art class.
Automobiles - Accidents          July 17      1964    Easton produce dealer, Peter Melan, 44, fatally injured        Easton Express
                                                      after truck goes into Delaware Canal.
Bakeries                         April 14     1964    John F. Schaible, president of Schaible's Bakery receives      Easton Express
                                                      1964 distinguished citizen salesmanship award from the
                                                      Sales and Marketing Executives of the Easton Area.

Bakeries                         Dec. 10      1964    Schaible's Bakery - more than 50% of workers took part in      Easton Express
                                                      Savings Bond drive.
Bangor, PA - Electric Lighting   November 13, 1964    Metropolitan Edison Company opens new district office at       Easton Express
                                 1964.                33 South First Street, Bangor. Open House - Saturday,
                                                      November 14, 1964.
Bath, -artist.                   May 9, 1964. 1964    Artist (Donald Johnson, R.D. #1) presents one-man show at      Easton Express
                                                      Moravian College.
Beauty Contest                   June 27, 1964 1964   Miss Carole Lee Kindt of Forks Township, and Miss Lehigh       Easton Express
                                                      Valley of 1964, takes prize in swimsuit competition in Miss
                                                      Pennsylvania at West Chester State College.

Beauty Contest                   May 18, 1964 1964    Miss Carole Lee Kindt, of Forks Township and Miss Miss     Easton Express
                                                      Lehigh Valley of 1964, takes prize is swimsuit competition
                                                      in Miss Pennsylvania at West Chester State College.
Belvidere, N.J. - Homes          Oct. 24, 1964. 1964   134 year-old Cummins residence (Mansfield and 2nd         Easton Express
                                                       streests) dedicated Nov. 1 as headquarters for the Warren
                                                       County Guidance Center. Purchased for $30, 000.00.

Bethlehem, PA - Education        Oct. 20, 1964 1964    New Junior high school to be called "East Hills". Located Easton Express
                                                       near the city's boundary with Bethlehem Township. To be
                                                       built in the spring.
Birds                            Nov. 19       1964    Snowy owl killed in Belvidere                             Easton Express
Blue Cross                       Sept. 25      1964    Tribute paid to E.A. Van Steenwyk and David Skillman.     Easton Express

Boy Scouts                       Aug. 18       1964    Easton scout at World's Fair - Jim Wolff, 14-year-old Life   Easton Express
                                                       Scout of Troop 8, Grace United Church of Christ, Easton

Bushkill Park                    April 25      1964    Mom's pets - 54 spinning animals (Story of the park's        Easton Express   p. 12
                                                       merry-go-round)
Business - Banks                 Aug. 29       1964    Lafayette Trust Company opens Palmer Township Branch,        Easton Express
                                                       William Penn and Stones Crossing Road.
Business - Banks                 Feb. 12       1964    First National Bank and Trust Co. vault fails to open.       Easton Express
Business - Banks                 May 1         1964    Easton National Bank & Trust Company tries to sold           Easton Express
                                                       change problem.
Business - C. K. Williams        April 27      1964    Lorenz K. Ayers named director of Charles Pfizer & Co.       Easton Express

Business - C. K. Williams        Oct. 12       1964    Pfizer research center toured by 1000                        Easton Express
Business - Department Stores     Nov. 30       1964    Bixler, E. Stanley. Owner of Orr's Store. Obituary.          Easton Express

Business - Department Stores -   July 20       1964    Obituary for Milton Stanley Bull, age 74. Was a buyer for    Easton Express
Laubach's                                              Bush & Bulls Dept. Store, then later for Laubach's

Business - Drugstores            April 21      1964    Druggist marks 50th year in Easton Area. Alvin H. Kern       Easton Express
                                                       (store at Northampton & Wod Sts.)
Business - Food Stores           April 15      1964    Falk's Food Basket, William Penn Highway at Stones           Easton Express
                                                       Crossing, opening.
Business - Food Stores           April 28      1964    Food Lane opens at St. John & Line Streets on South Side.    Easton Express
Business - Food Stores             Oct. 9     1964   Nagle, Albert S. Easton grocer. Obituary.                    Easton Express
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   April 21   1964   Hotel Easton. Interior changes.                              Easton Express

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Aug. 18    1964   Meyers, John J., manager of Hotel Easton since 1942,         Easton Express
                                                     resigned Aug. 5 to become manager of Green Pond
                                                     Country Club.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Aug. 18    1964   Hotel Easton workers honor John J. Mayers, former            Easton Express
                                                     manager.
Business - Ingersoll-Rand          Dec. 30    1964   102 retired employees to receive $460,000.                   Easton Express
Business - ITT                     April 28   1964   Lease is signed for Palmer Township plant of International   Easton Express
                                                     Telephone and Telegraph.
Business - ITT                     Nov. 12    1964   International Telephone and Telegraph employ 230 at          Easton Express
                                                     plant in Palmer Township.
Business - Lawyers                 May 1      1964   Northampton County Court Law Day work trial attracts         Easton Express
                                                     400 pupils
Business - Mack Printing Co.       April 13   1964   Mack Printing Co. honors employees                           Easton Express
Business - Mack Printing Co.       April 13   1964   Grover Mutchler leaves Mack Printing Co. after serving 61    Easton Express
                                                     years. Honored.
Business - Milk                    Feb. 13    1964   Obituary of Easton Sanitary Milk Co. president Louis         Easton Express
                                                     Wilson Kroner, age 81.
Business - PA Liquor Control       Aug. 21    1964   Rev. George Creitz has car searched. He had been giving      Easton Express
Board                                                communion at Warren Hospital
Business - PA Liquor Control       Aug. 22    1964   Editorial on Rev. George Creitz 's car search. He had been   Easton Express
Board                                                giving communion at Warren Hospital
Business - Pennsylvania Pump &     Oct. 20    1964   Agrees to sell to Cooper-Bessemer, Inc. $1.5 million stock   Easton Express
Compressor Co.                                       deal.
Business - Real Estate             Feb. 20    1964   Obituary of Claude T. Haupt, real estate broker of Easton,   Easton Express
                                                     PA.
Business - Roofing Trade           Sept. 19   1964   R. S. Hahn and Sons will celebrate 60th milestone. Heating   Easton Express
                                                     and sheet metal work, located at 25 North 10th St.
                                                     Founded Sept. 19, 1904. Purchased from Stephen Nagle of
                                                     236 Church St. (tinsmith business.) Mrs. Han died in 1957.
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical April 4    1964   Clifford (Babe) Muchler retires from Baker Chemical Co.       Easton Express
Company                                             after 39 years.
Children's Bureau, Northampton Oct. 20       1964   Created by county commissions. First director : Peter         Easton Express
Co.                                                 Kaslius at $9,923 per year.
Children's Home, Easton           Sept. 15   1964   Agrees to take New Jersey children                            Easton Express
Churches - Baptist                           1964   There has been a new church organized in Easton within        Easton Express
                                                    the past three months. It is the Second Baptist Church. Its
                                                    membership is predominantly Negro. It meets at present
                                                    in the Jewist Synagogue at Sixth and Ferry Streets.
                                                    Meetings have been reported i

Churches - Episcopal             Oct. 14     1964   New Opportunities Workshop, picture of students.              Easton Express   illus.
Churches - Episcopal             Oct. 3      1964   NOW (New Opportunities Workshop), first in series of          Easton Express
                                                    Study Halls, starts Oct. 12 in the education building of
                                                    Trinity Episcopal Church, 222 Spring Garden St.

Churches - Evangelical           Nov. 16     1964   Bethel Memorial Church, Palmer Township. Dedicated        Easton Express
                                                    Wednesday, November 17. Located at Chestnut Lane and
                                                    Virginia Avenue. Rev. Tomlinson, first pastor. Founded by
                                                    Mrs. Annie Craig. Undenominational.

Churches - Lutheran - Christ     Aug. 25     1964   Vault discovered under front lawn by Metropolitan Edison Easton Express
Evangelical                                         Company. Believed to have been a wine cellar for the Seitz
                                                    family who ran a brewery.
Churches - Lutheran - Christ      June 8     1964   Rev. Paul B. Wolper is honored by Christ Church.           Easton Express
Evangelical
Churches - Lutheran - St. Peter's May 1      1964   St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 90th anniversary. Pipe organ Easton Express
                                                    &altar rail to be dedicated.
Churches - Methodist             Oct. 26     1964   First Methodist Episcopal Church new organ dedicated.     Easton Express
                                                    Gift in memory of Harvey F. Mack. Sanctuary also
                                                    renovated.
Churches - Moravian              July 17     1964   Palmer Township Community Moravian Church has new         Easton Express
                                                    parsonage
Churches - Moravian              Nov. 30      1964   Parsonage of Palmer Township Moravian Church is                  Easton Express
                                                     dedicated
Churches - Nazarene              Aug. 24      1964   Debt cancelled on second mortgage of Church of the               Easton Express
                                                     Nazarene
Churches - Reformed              Dec. 6       1964   Rev. Martin Tornallyay accepts call in Connecticut               Easton Express
Churches - St. John's Lutheran   Oct. 9       1964   Student to aid Rev. Steinbruck. Aubrey N. Bougher of 760         Easton Express
                                                     Line Street.
Civil Defense                    May 13       1964   WEEX is named official Civil Defense station                     Easton Express
Clubs - MORA                                  1964   Men of Retirement Age Club to be formed here Monday.             Easton Express

Clubs - MORA                     March 24     1964   Charter granted
Clubs - MORA                     Oct. 20      1964   Men of Retirement Age Club to be formed here, Monday             Easton Express

Clubs - Rotary                   Sept. 11     1964   Club on honored on 50th year                                     Easton Express
Clubs - Varsity E                November 2   1964   Honors unbeaten 1939 Football team                               Easton Express
Clubs - Varsity E Club           Aug. 22      1964   Concession stands are built in Cottingham Stadium. Spent:        Easton Express
                                                     $2500
Columbus Statue                  October 1    1964   Scheduled to be moved from its present location fronting         Easton Express
                                                     the Delaware River to another area in the park. Base was
                                                     damaged by the 1955 flood.
Court House - New                Sept. 14     1964   Explosion and fire damage part of main courtroom.                Easton Express
Creitz, Reverand George, A.      Aug. 21      1964   Car searched for bottle by Pennsylvania Liqour Control           Easton Express
                                                     Officer. He had been giving communion at Warren
                                                     Hospital.
Creitz, Reverand George, A.      Aug. 22      1964   Editorial regarding car search.                                  Easton Express
Creitz, Reverand George, A.      Sept. 23     1964   Letter to editor: reply by PLCB in defense of Creitz letter of   Easton Express
                                                     September 1, 1964
Creitz, Reverand George, A.      Sept. 26     1964   Reply to Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board in "Letters to        Easton Express
                                                     the Express" regarding letter printed September 23rd.

Crowder Company                               1964   Crowder, H.N. & Co.:
                                                     Commended on 50th anniversary - 20 October 1964.
Cuthbertson, "Scottie" Alexander June 12      1964   Obituary                                                         Easton Express
Cuthbertson, "Scottie",       June 13     1964   Editorial                                                    Easton Express
Alexander
Democratic Party              Aug. 22     1964   Northampton Co. Democratic Party received stuffed            Easton Express
                                                 donkey from Robley Adams (made by his mother.)

Dixie Cup Co.                 Dec. 1      1964   Kubler, Joseph W. named to post with offices in New York Easton Express
                                                 City.

Dixie Cup Co.                 Feb. 21     1964   Cups were named first "Health Kups". Company was             Easton Express
                                                 founded in 1908.
Doctors                       Nov. 2      1964   Obituary for Dr. Edward Charles, Jr., doctor of suggestive   Easton Express
                                                 surgery and principal of EHS, 1917-1920
Downtown Improvement Group Sept. 16       1964   No details                                                   Easton Express
(DIG)
Downtown Improvement Group Sept. 25       1964   No details                                                   Easton Express
(DIG)
Eastern Star               Aug. 31        1964   William Parsons Chapter, Order of Eastern Star. Dedication Easton Express
                                                 service held Sunday, August 30. Building was former Zion
                                                 Lutheran Church.
Easton Express                May 16      1964   Editorial page editor, Donald Keith elected president of   Easton Express
                                                 Pennsylvania editors.
Easton Express - Easton       Aug. 18     1964   Appoints Donald W. Diehl, executive director.              Easton Express
Publishing Company
Easton Hospital - Fires       Oct. 3      1964   Fire in storage room on rooftop of hospital.                 Easton Express
Easton Hospital - staff       Dec. 3      1964   Medical staff honors: Dr. Irene Laub, Dr.Jacob Kincov, Dr.   Easton Express
                                                 Thomas C. Zulick, Jr., and Dr. Herbert Dubow.

Easton Hospital - staff       Sept. 17    1964   Retiring chief of staff, Dr. Jacob Kincov, Dr. Thomas C.     Easton Express
                                                 Zulick, Jr. New chief of staff. Medical - Dr. David H. Up
                                                 Feinberg.Surgical - Dr. John UH. Updegrove.
Easton HOSPITAL - vOLUNTEERS Sept. 4      1964   Fair opens at Meuser Parkwith a contest for "Miss Candy      Easton Express
                                                 Striper" {Sept.4&5]
Easton Hospital -Patients     November 20 1964   Sets record-braking 298 and 294 patients this week.          Easton Express
Easton Hospital -staff            Aug. 14     1964   Retirement Program:Three are the first to retire.           Easton Express
Easton Hospiyal - Staff           Sept. 3     1964   Brittingham, Arthur [administrator of Easton Hospital] Obit Easton Express

Easton Post Office                June 10     1964   New postmark"Lehigh Valley"used as center opens             Easton Express
Easton Post Office                June 8      1964   "Lehigh Valley" postmark will be used as center opens.      Easton Express

Easton Post Office                May 1       1964   Will make adjustments in service next week.                 Easton Express
Easton Public Library             July 6      1964   Starts photo charging circulation system.                   Easton Express
Easton Public Library             Sept. 1     1964   Old [1811] library building sold for $8,000 to Robert and   Easton Express
                                                     Henry Ungerleider. Easton School District received
                                                     $7,915.00 after division of costs.
Easton, City of - City planning   July 3      1964   Business district plan to be recommended to Easton          Easton Express
                                                     Council within 30 days
Easton, City of - City planning   June 16     1964   Easton planning to revitalize downtown                      Easton Express   p. 13
Easton, City of - City planning   May 20      1964   Plan unveiled at Hotel Easton at dinner by Lehigh-          Easton Express
                                                     Delaware Development Council
Easton, City of - Employees       April 30    1964   Michael V. Franciosa appointed for 4-year term as City      Easton Express
                                                     Solicitor
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Nov. 13   1964   Mayor Smith suggests that Wilson and Easton jointly buy     Easton Express
Equipment                                            snorkel fire truck
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Aug. 15   1964   Retired firemen sue to restore cuts in pension              Easton Express
Pensions
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Sept. 30      1964   Council to ask $114,933. aid on downtown plan for          Easton Express
                                                     Riverside Drive redevelopment
Easton, City of - Taxation        Dec. 10     1964   Easton City Council cuts property rax rate to 14 mills for Easton Express
                                                     1965
Easton, City of - Traffic         June 26     1964   Centre Square proposed traffic changes outlined by Joint Easton Express
                                                     Planning Commission of Lehigh and Northampton Counties

Easton, City of - Traffic          May 13     1964   Centre Square traffic markers to be replaced                Easton Express
Easton, City of -Fire Department - Dec. 8     1964   Firemen will work full 24 hours and be off the next 48      Easton Express
Firemen                                              hours under new Easton system starting Sunday Jan. 3,
                                                     1965
Easton, West - Fire               Sept. 17    1964   New fire truck delivered Sept. 15, 1964                     Easton Express
Edinger, Clark                   Aug. 15      1964    Co-owner of Kendon Nurseries at Freemansburg Highways           Easton Express
                                                      & Stone's Crossing. Obituary.
Education - Bands                Nov. 14      1964    VFW presents flag to band of Easton Area High School,           Easton Express
                                                      Friday evening, November 13, 1964.
Education - Cheston School       Nov. 19      1964    Pioneer - Stern field area is approved by city as elementary    Easton Express
                                                      school site.
Education - Churchman's          June 13      1964    Churchman's Business College is affiliate of Florida College.   Easton Express
Business College
Education - Curriculum           Oct. 14      1964    Easton Area Joint School District - Curricular programs         Easton Express
                                                      outlined for proposed new elementary school.

Education - Curriculum           Oct. 21      1964    Easton Junior High - New program (paperback books for           Easton Express
                                                      home libraries) encourages reading.
Education - Curriculum - Boating Sept. 12     1964    Boating course starts 7 P.M. Monday.                            Easton Express

Education - Football             Nov. 2       1964    Easton High School football team of 1939 honored by             Easton Express
                                                      Varsity E Club.
Education - Jointure             April 21 & 28 1964   School jointure study by Palmer & Co.                           Easton Express
Education - Jointure             March 16      1964   Wilson Borough - Easton high school jointure:                   Easton Express
                                                      Temple Report, Drs. Osview & Castetter.
Education - Jointure             Oct. 3       1964    Reorganization of area schools. 4-month delay seen in           Easton Express
                                                      state ruling on bid to reorganize schools.
Education - Jointure             Sept. 4      1964    Easton Area School District Jointure : State Education          Easton Express
                                                      Board begins hearing on September 3, 1964. School
                                                      merger hearing recessed until Oct. 2. by State Education
                                                      Board.
Education - Moravian Seminary    Oct. 5       1964    New Francis E. Warlter Memorial Hall on campus at Green         Easton Express
for Girls                                             Pond. $405,000 building houses classrooms, music rooms,
                                                      a gym, dining room, and auditorium, assembly room and
                                                      student lounge.
Education - Northampton County May 27         1964    Northampton County School Board. Seek agreement on              Easton Express
                                                      technical schools.
Education - Osview Report        March16      1964    Wilson schools need reorganization, Osview tells                Easton Express
                                                      education board.
Education - Osview Report     Oct. 2          1964   Wilson schools need reorganization, Osview tells                 Easton Express
                                                     education board.
Emergency Squad               April 29, Sept. 1964   Opens $30,000 campaign.                                          Easton Express
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Eston Hospital - Surgery      April 10        1964   First closed heart operation successful                          Easton Express
Explosions, Blasts, Etc.      June 26         1964   Marshalls Creek fatal blast of truck loaded with                 Easton Express
                                                     ammonium nitrate. Kills 6 persons.
Explosions, Blasts, Etc.      Sept. 3         1964   Cyanamid Firm, and its trucker blamed in Monroe County           Easton Express
                                                     blast at Marshalls Creek (6 killed).
Forks Township - Annexation   July 3          1964   Forks Supervisors to fight plan to annex 5 properties to         Easton Express
                                                     Easton.
Forks Township - Banks        Dec. 9          1964   Nazareth bank to open a branch in Forks Township on              Easton Express
                                                     Friday December 11.
Forks Township - Industries   June 15         1964   Easton Area Industrial Sites, Inc. acquires industrial site in   Easton Express
                                                     Forks Township. 135. 6 acres from Lehigh Portland Cement
                                                     Co.
Forks Township - Water        Oct. 17         1964   Contract for water line let by township supervisors.             Easton Express
Foul Rift                     Sept. 16        1964   Chester Van Emburgh, Easton realtor purchases a 240 Acre         Easton Express
                                                     tract (Roseberry farms) from Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Roseberry
                                                     for $225,000.
Goldwater                     Sept. 10, 12,   1964   J. Cal Callahan heads Goldwater group in Easton.                 Easton Express
                              Oct. 7
Greene, Lorne                 Aug. 1          1964   Movie actor visits Easton's Circle Market at the stand of Easton Express
                                                     Mrs. George Hillard of Mt. Bethel.
Hackettstown, N.J.            Oct. 5          1964   Two DAR Chapters and SAR mark homesite of Lt. and Mrs. Easton Express
                                                     Robert Wilson, figures in Revolutionary War.

Handicapped                   Sept. 12        1964   Nursery school to open at Muhlenberg Medical Center.      Easton Express
                                                     Sponsored by the Easter Seal Society and Allentown Rotary
                                                     Club. 3 from Easton. 4 from Bethlehem. 5 from Allentown.
                                                     2 from Northampton. 1 from Coplay.

Homemakers Service            June 12         1964   To open Easton office on Monday.                                 Easton Express
Homemakers Service            Oct. 10         1964   14 area women finish training as homemakers.                     Easton Express
Hope (S.S.)                       Sept. 28   1964   Local girl completes tour on "floating peace" Carol Ann        Easton Express
                                                    Renkwitz.
Housing - Easton Housing          Aug. 19    1964   Valdes. Former director of Easton Housing Authority.           Easton Express
Authority                                           Obituary.
Housing - Forks Township          June 23    1964   Easton to get new apartments for 80 families; to be            Easton Express
                                                    erected on old Kinney tract including George Wolf home.
                                                    Forks Twp. Illus.
Jewish Community Center           Nov. 18    1964   Jack Sher, director for 40 years.                              Easton Express
Johnson, Mrs. Lyndon B.           Oct. 24    1964   Visits Lehigh Valley during husband's campaign.                Easton Express
Knapp, Mrs. Rolla S. (Emily Baer) Sept. 4    1964   Estate is valued at $3.1 million.                              Easton Express

Kuebler, Joseph W.                Dec. 1     1964   Named to post with offices in New York City. Appointed         Easton Express
                                                    Vice President for product planning of Dixie Cup.

Lafayette College - Faculty       Aug. 31    1964   Dr. Stephen R. Wetmore heads Lafayette health service.         Easton Express

Lafayette College - Faculty       Oct. 2     1964   Rev. F. Peter Sabey is installed at Lafayette College Church   Easton Express
                                                    in Colton Memorial Chapel. He suceeded Rev. John Currie
                                                    as chaplain and Pastor.
Lafayette College - Faculty       Oct. 5     1964   Rev. F. Peter Sabey is installed at Lafayette College Church   Easton Express
                                                    in Colton Memorial Chapel. He suceeded Rev. John Currie
                                                    as chaplain and Pastor.
Lafayette College - Faculty       Sept. 2    1964   Rev. F. Peter Sabey named chaplain.                            Easton Express
Lafayette College - Fund Drive    May 8      1964   Launches $400,000 drive for funds in Easton area.              Easton Express

Lafayette College - Libraries     April 17   1964   During National Library Week, a certificate is given in      Easton Express
                                                    recognition of the architectural style and functional effect
                                                    of the new library building.
Lafayette College - Pardee Hall   Sept. 12   1964   Pardee Hall to be converted into liberal arts center         Easton Express     illus.

Markets - Centre Square           Sept. 16   1964   Farmer market hours extended by city council. Remain      Easton Express
                                                    open to 4 P.M. during 10 days before several holidays may
                                                    remain open to 6 P.M.
Martin's Creek                    Oct. 2     1964   Joins Easton Area Fund.                                   Easton Express
Mary Meuser Memorial Library   Dec. 18    1964   To supply books for patients in Easton Hospital.            Easton Express

Migrant Workers                Oct. 15    1964   Women from area churches aid at day care center for         Easton Express
                                                 children of migrant workers in Lehigh & Northampton
                                                 Counties.
Moore, Hugh, Sr.               April 8    1964   Honored by Recreation Society.                              Easton Express
Morris Canal                   June 15    1964   Section of canal cable unearthed at No. 10 plane. Well      Easton Express
                                                 preserved.
Nazareth, Pa. - Education      April 10   1964   Floyd R. Shafer elementary school to be dedicated Sunday    Easton Express
                                                 afternoon.
Nazareth, Pa. - Education      April 13   1964   Floyd R. Shafer School dedicated. Son Rev. Frederick W.     Easton Express
                                                 Shafer speaker. Sunday, April 12, 1964.
Negroes - Housing              Dec. 1     1964   Teacher at EAHS unable to rent a home in the Easton area.   Easton Express
                                                 David Portlock teacher of industrial arts. Agencies of 2
                                                 states have had unsuccessful efforts.

Negroes - Housing              Dec. 12    1964   Housing refused to Negro, says Easton group.                Easton Express
Olympic Torch                  Sept. 2    1964   Comes to the valley. Reached Easton early on September 2 Easton Express
                                                 when runners for the Phillipsburg Jaycees turned it over to
                                                 Easton Chapter, then on to Hecktown where it was turned
                                                 over to Nazareth Jaycees who took it to Bethlehem and on
                                                 to Allentown.

Pahaquarry Township            Aug. 18    1964   Warren County, New Jersey. Archaelogists find artifacts of Easton Express
                                                 life 4,000 years ago.
Palmer Township - Education    June 11    1964   Approves 5-district jointure pact.                         Easton Express
Palmer Township - Education    May 6      1964   "Co-workers Appreciation Day" observe for first time.      Easton Express

Palmer Township - Housing      Dec. 1     1964   Ordinance clears way for 82-unit apartment to locate east Easton Express
                                                 of the 25th Street shopping center. To be called Gateway
                                                 Terrace Apartments. Cost - 1/2 million dollars.

Palmer Township - Hunting      Nov. 17    1964   Palmer Township housewives protest shooting close to        Easton Express
                                                 residencies.
Palmer Township - Streets          Dec. 22        1964   State refuses to take over Greenwood Ave.                   Easton Express
Palmer Township - Swimming         Aug. 26, Sept. 1964   Swimming pool to be built on 16-acre tract on the former    Easton Express
Pool                               3                     Lewis Miller farm near Briarcliff Terrace.
Palmer Township - Swimming         Dec. 31        1964   Swimming Pool Contract signed.                              Easton Express
Pool
Palmer Township - Swimming         Sept. 10      1964    Swimming pool plans approved.                               Easton Express
Pool
Palmer Township - Swimming         Sept. 3       1964    Palmer Lions Club, raise $15,000 for swimming pool fund. Easton Express
Pool
Pen Argyl, Pa. - Churches          June 8        1964    Musselman, Rev. Raymond W. to end 41-year pastorate of Easton Express
                                                         church in Pen Argyl (First Presbyterian).

Pen Argyl, Pa. - Education         May 1         1964    High School freedom shrine rededicated.                     Easton Express
Peruvians                          Nov. 30       1964    Peruvians visit Easton.                                     Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches      April 13      1964    Grace Lutheran Church dedicates new education wing.         Easton Express

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education     Nov. 23       1964    Phillipsburg Catholic High School & St. Philips and James   Easton Express
                                                         Parochial School. Sister of Charity Convent
                                                         groundbreaking. Convent for teachers. Cost $475,000.

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       Sept. 30      1964    Public library moves to buy building site.                  Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Post Office   April 23      1964    William H. Blackton, named Acting postmaster.               Easton Express

Political Campaigns                Oct. 10       1964    Johnson - Humphrey campaign quarters opened 226             Easton Express
                                                         Northampton St.
Red Cross                          Dec. 19       1964    Easton chapter names Mr. Herbert Ruhel as executive.        Easton Express

Republican Party                   Aug. 21       1964    Teen-Age Republicans of Easton Area Officers: Chairman - Easton Express
                                                         Daryl Ricker, Secretary - Barbara Krauss, Treasurer -
                                                         George Bertolet, Membership - Christopher Scheid, County
                                                         Chairman - Christopher Volz.
Rockets and Missiles            Nov. 21    1964   Easton Area High School Junior writes, illustrates book on Easton Express
                                                  rockets and spacecraft. David A. Varley, son of Mr. & Mrs.
                                                  H. Leslie Varley.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police   Oct. 20    1964   Easton and state police assist 40 mounties (a band) were Easton Express
                                                  to play two concerts at the Upper Darby Forum.

Safety Education                Oct. 26    1964   Rescue, safety test scheduled at Centennial School, 12th        Easton Express
                                                  and Ferry Streets.
Schools - Crossing Guards       Oct. 22    1964   School crossing guards display new uniforms.                    Easton Express
Schools - Notre Dame High       Dec. 10    1964   Parents's Guild presents tractor.                               Easton Express
School
Schools - School Boards         July 2     1964   1st chairman of the 5 school jointure is Charles W. G. Fuller   Easton Express
                                                  of Palmer Township.
Schools - School Boards         May 6      1964   Protest delay in reorganization hearing.                        Easton Express
Schools - Students              June 18    1964   Les Williams, former track star of 1929 honored by Max          Easton Express
                                                  Hess. Honored on 30th anniversary of his affiliation with
                                                  General Electric.
Schools - Superintendents       Aug. 25    1964   Easton Area School District sets salary of Superintendent       Easton Express
                                                  of Elementary Education at $13,000. Mr. John Auld,
                                                  former Supt. Of Palmer School appointed to post.

Schools - Superintendents       Dec. 22    1964   Tracy gets $2000 hike in pay and Auld gets $1500 by vote,       Easton Express
                                                  9 -7.
Schools - Superintendents       May 9      1964   Supt. Tracy to join 30 educators in tour - seminar.             Easton Express
Schools - Television            April 28   1964   Easton, Forks schools approve of educational television.        Easton Express
                                                  Budget $9,000.
Schools - Television            June 27    1964   Educational TV for Northampton County opens drive for           Easton Express
                                                  station - $350,000.
Schools - Television            Oct. 16    1964   New educational TV demonstrated at Palmer schools.              Easton Express

Sher, Jack                      Nov. 18    1964   40 years as director of Jewish Community Center.                Easton Express
Skillman, David Bishop          Sept. 25   1964   Tribute - Lehigh Valley Blue Cross.                             Easton Express
Snakes                          June 26    1964   Blast at Marshall's Creek frees snake from reptile farm.        Easton Express
Synagogues - B'nai Abraham     Nov. 17    1964   B'nai Abraham congregation to seal cornerstone of new      Easton Express
                                                 synagogue in special rite. Location: 15th and Bushkill
                                                 Streets. Ceremonies: Sunday, November 22, 1964

Synagogues - B'nai Abraham     Nov. 23    1964   B'nai Abraham Congregation cornerstone ceremonies.         Easton Express

Taxation - Occupational        Aug. 19    1964   $10 occupational tax in Easton proposed by city planning   Easton Express
                                                 director.
Taxation - Occupational        Dec. 1     1964   Occupation tax bill presented to city council.             Easton Express
Taxation - Occupational        Nov. 20    1964   Councilman Jay R. Snyder suggests occupational privilege   Easton Express
                                                 tax.
Taylor, George - Home          Nov. 5     1964   Exterior restoration completed.                            Easton Express
Temples - Temple Covenant of   Oct. 5     1964   Observance of the 125th anniversary of the Temple's        Easton Express
Peace                                            founding marked with a retreat yeaterday afternoon in
                                                 Center Groves, Williams Township.
Tocks Island                   April 17   1964   Bushkill (Monroe County) Pa. residents told they must      Easton Express
                                                 decide on relocation of village which could be inundated
                                                 by proposed Tocks Island Reservoir by Spring of 1971.

Tocks Island                   Oct. 19    1964   Tock Dam construction to start in 1967 or 1968 Delaware    Easton Express
                                                 River Basin Commission says.
U.S. Army                      Sept. 30   1964   Recruiting van (located in front of VFW home on            Easton Express
                                                 Northampton Streets between 5th and 6th Streets) here
                                                 for recruiting.
United Fund                    May 13     1964   To change budgeting procedures to aid fund allocation.     Easton Express

United Fund                    Oct. 2     1964   Martins Creek joins Easton Area Fund.                      Easton Express
United Nation Day              Oct. 23    1964   Tree dedicated to U.N. at Easton High School.              Easton Express
Visiting Nurse Association     June 9     1964   To cut services beyond United Fund Area.                   Easton Express
Walter, Francis E.                        1964   Memorial Hall dedicated on campus of Moravian Seminary     Easton Express   Oct. 5
                                                 for Girls at Green Pond. Cost $405,000.
Walter, Francis E.             Sept. 28   1964   Estate is appraised at $283,031.                           Easton Express
Warren County, New Jersey -    Dec. 3     1964   New weathervane ordered for court house. Copper eagle:     Easton Express
Court House                                      cost $900.
Warren County, New Jersey -      Sept. 30       1964   Walls of old house reveals early stencil designs. (Still valley Easton Express
Houses                                                 and abandoned stone house).
Wars - Spanish-American War -    May 8          1964   Col. Charles A. Wykoff Camp 43 disbands. Presents flag to
Veterans                                               Northampton County Historical and Genealogical Society.

Weather - Drought                Sept. 10       1964   Delaware River at Easton reported to be 1/10 of a foot          Easton Express
                                                       above normal low. Bushkill Creek at Tatamy almost dried
                                                       up.
Weather - Drought                Sept. 28       1964   1964 to go into records as driest year since 1944 in Lehigh     Easton Express
                                                       Valley.
Weather - Snow                   Jan. 12 & 13   1964   Big snow.                                                       Easton Express
WEEX                             May 13         1964   Radio station is named official Civil Defense station.          Easton Express

Williams Township - Education    Dec. 8         1964   Williams School Board asks Wilson to withdraw                   Easton Express
                                                       construction plans.
Williams Township - Education    June 13        1964   Rescinds jointure pact pending "Reservations" inquiry.          Easton Express

Williams Township - Industries   Dec. 3         1964   Firm asks annexatoin to Easton. Charles Pfnemer Inc.,           Easton Express
                                                       Center and Glendale Streets, asks permission.
Williams Township - Industries   July 3         1964   Site of 36 acres on Gaffney Hill sold for use by Philadelphia   Easton Express
                                                       Amateur radio operators.
Wilson Borough - Fire Dept.      Oct. 13        1964   Council urged to purchase aerial or snorkel truck.              Easton Express
Wilson Borough - Midget          Oct. 19        1964   Dedicates a new playing field at Hillside and Balata Streets,   Easton Express
Association                                            Avona Heights.
Wilson Borough High School       Dec. 10        1964   Supt. Tollinger agrees signature on application for building    Easton Express
                                                       irregular.
Wilson High School - Planetarium Dec. 12        1964   Tollinger recalls application for planetarium.                  Easton Express

Wilson High School - Planetarium Sept. 7        1964   "Planetarium" is installed in Liberty school.                   Easton Express

Wilson High School - Students    Sept. 24       1964   Athlete at Wilson dies, Ronald Kulczycki, suffered a kidney Easton Express
                                                       injury in football game Nov. 2, 1963 between Wilson and
                                                       Pen Argyl.
Wind Gap - Churches         Sept. 28   1964   St. Mary's Episcopal Church celebrates 50th anniversary.      Easton Express

Wolf, George - Home         June 23    1964   "Wolf House" Northwest corner of North Delaware Drive         Easton Express
                                              and Forks Twp. Built by him in 1829; to be demolished for
                                              apartment buildings.
World's Fair                April 23   1964   Plaza booth to be placed within week in Phillipsburg Plaza    Easton Express
                                              on Bushkill Bridge.
A.B.E. Airport              Nov. 10    1965   New emergency equipment and maintenance building              Easton Express
                                              dedicated.
A.B.E. Airport              Nov. 9     1965   New emergency equipment and maintenance building              Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
                                              dedicated.
Aeronautics - Air Service   July 2     1965   New air service between Poconos and Philadelphia.

Alpha, NJ - Crime           April 10   1965   Burglars steal safe and nearly $1000 from Quality Cleaners.

Alpha, NJ - Parks           May 20     1965   Alpha Community Park - drawing of proposed layout for         Easton Express
                                              long-range development of 40 acre tract off Springtown
                                              Road and Mill Street.
Andretti, Mario             June 1     1965   Mario Andretti, race car driver, makes his home in            Easton Express
                                              Nazareth, PA. Came in third place in Memorial Day races
                                              at Indianapolis. Third place money - $37,500. Will contest
                                              second place winner. To be honored at banquet as
                                              outstanding rookie (since the late Ge
Andretti, Mario             June 1     1965   Mario Andretti places third in Memorial Day races at          Easton Express
                                              Indianapolis. Home is in Nazareth, PA.
Automobile Agencies         Dec. 6     1965   Rader & Leauber Motor Co. safe found near Easton              Easton Express
                                              Sewage plant on 611.
Automobiles - Accidents     Nov. 5     1965   Driver, Russell Frankenfield, crashes through iron fence at   Easton Express
                                              Cattell and College Avenue to Delaware Street.

Automobiles - Drivers       July 2     1965   Drivers' school for vehicle law offenders.            Easton Express
Bakeries                    Oct. 23    1965   Forks woman bakes bunnies and cookies for craft show. Easton Express
                                              Mrs. Russell Merwarth prepares baked goods for Museum
                                              of Contemporary Arts.
Bath, PA. - Library.               May 3, 1965. 1965   New library dedicated in Bath Hall by Jaycees.              Easton Express
Bell - Easton's Liberty            Dec. 11      1965   The County's Liberty Bell was moved from the                Easton Express
                                                       Northampton County Courthouse's attic to the main
                                                       lobby.
Bethlehem Township, PA. -          March 15,   1965    No objectors appear to contest independent township         Easton Express
Annexation                         1965                district.
Boy Scouts                         Oct. 23     1965    Cable car proposed for Mt. Tammany.                         Easton Express
Business                           March 22    1965    Palmer, Ellsworth Carter. (Partner of Palmer and            Easton Express
                                                       company, certified accounting). Obituary.
Business - Banks                   May 8       1965    Easton National Bank & Trust Co. opens branch in Palmer     Easton Express
                                                       Township.
Business - C. K. Williams          Nov. 4      1965    Smokestack to be demolished. 375 feet high. Built in 1911   Easton Express   p. 11, illus.

Business - Chemical Industry       April 29    1965    Lehigh Valley Chemical Co., Glendon fire, blast destroys    Easton Express
                                                       building and trailer.
Business - Chemical Industry       April 30    1965    Lehigh Valley Chemical Co. , Glendon, plans to replace      Easton Express
                                                       building destroyed in blaze.
Business - Department Stores -     April 12    1965    Obituary of Donald Grim Laubach, grandson of founder of     Easton Express
Laubach's                                              William Laubach and Sons Dept. Store
Business - Electric                April 30    1965    Creveling Electric Company, 218 Northampton St.,            Easton Express
                                                       bankruptcy sale.
Business - Furniture Stores        April 8     1965    Kowitz, Joseph Maurice, businessman (M. Kowitz Furniture    Easton Express
                                                       Co.). Obituary.
Business - Furniture Stores        June 11     1965    Rosenfeld, Samuel M. Owner: Philrose Supply Co. &           Easton Express
                                                       Furniture & Appliance Co. Obituary.
Business - Furniture Stores        Oct. 20     1965    Kowitz, Herm. Carpet store owner. Obituary                  Easton Express
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   April 23    1965    Palm Garden restaurant destroyed by fire.                   Easton Express

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   March 4     1965    Friedman, Samuel (Bucky), proprietor of Mineral Springs Easton Express
                                                       Hotel and well-known boxer. Obituary.
Business - Ingersoll-Rand          Jan. 8      1965    Employees share $460,000 damage award. More than 100 Easton Express
                                                       share in this award resulting from a dispute over a
                                                       compulsory retirement plan.
Business - ITT                     March 16    1965    Fire at ITT plant in chemistry lab.                     Easton Express
Business - Lawyers                 May 22     1965   Obituary of former Easton lawyer Robert Alexander            Easton Express
                                                     Hamilton
Business - Real Estate             May 10     1965   Obituary of Donald K. Roseberry, real estate broker.         Easton Express

Business - Victor Balata Belting June 22      1965   Obituary of George W. Thoma, chairman of board and           Easton Express
Co.                                                  treasurer of Victory Balata
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical June 19     1965   J. T. Baker to start work in August on new building.         Easton Express
Company
Caesar, Sid                       May 22      1965   Television and motion picture star visits Belvidere, N. J.   Easton Express
                                                     Slated to do picture on " Onion John."
Children's Bureau, Northampton March 12       1965   Bureau established by Northampton Co.                        Easton Express
County
Christmas                      Dec. 24        1965   Decorations made from chicken eggs - Mrs. William            Easton Express   illus.
                                                     Johnson, R.D.#2
Christmas                          Dec. 24    1965   Forks Township residents carry out old English custom of     Easton Express
                                                     burning a Yule log
Churches - Baptist                 Sept. 18   1965   Oliver, Rev. Curtis N. Pastor of Shiloh Baptist Church,      Easton Express
                                                     Obituary
Churches - Catholic                March 5    1965   Use of English in Mass begins in area on Sunday.             Easton Express
Churches - Lutheran - Arndt's      Dec. 20    1965   Arndt's Union Church Christmas carollers use horse and       Easton Express
                                                     sleigh.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   March 5    1965   Lenten Cross is used at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, South    Easton Express
                                                     Side. Made of 30 silver coins on black tapered wooden
                                                     arms, designed by Mr. F. Taylor Jones, Madison, N. J.

Churches - Presbyterian            May 24     1965   Ground broken for addition to Olivet Presbyterian Church Easton Express
                                                     Sunday May 23, 1965.
Churches - Reformed                May 3      1965   St. Peter's United Church of Christ ( South Side) dedicates Easton Express
                                                     Christian education building and has open house.

Churches - St. John's Lutheran     Oct. 20    1965   Presentation of an old collection box at the 225th      Easton Express        illus.
                                                     anniversary dinner. Donor, Mrs. Elmer Rowe.
Clinton, NJ                        May 14     1965   Prepares to mark 100th anniversary. Four-day program of Easton Express
                                                     events.
Clinton, NJ                    May 24       1965   Prepares to mark 100th anniversary. Four-day program of Easton Express
                                                   events.
Clothing Stores                April 22     1965   Obituary of Jacob I. Grollman, president of Grollman's  Easton Express

Clothing Stores                May 20       1965   Bricker's Store, a men's clothing store, is to consolidate    Easton Express   Advertisement
                                                   with Judson.
Clubs - Elks                   October 11   1965   Elks honor 500 deceased members with memorial book            Easton Express

Clubs - Exchange               April 8      1965   20th Golden Deeds award to be given to Clyde Teel,            Easton Express
                                                   Easton Lawyer.
Clubs - Jacksonian Democrat    Dec. 4       1965   "Whites only" membership change proposed.                     Easton Express
Clubs - League of Women Voters Dec. 8       1965   Lists pros and cons of proposed boat channel in Delaware      Easton Express
                                                   River
Clubs - Optimist               May 27       1965   Attendance officer for A.E.S.P. honored.                      Easton Express
Court House - New              Dec. 11      1965   Moved county's Liberty Bell from the attic to main lobby of   Easton Express
                                                   courthouse.
Crime - Bank Robbery           Oct. 13      1965   Easton National Bank and Trust Company, College Hill          Easton Express
                                                   Branch at 516 March Street is robbed of $30,000.
Crowder Company                Nov. 23      1965   Crowder, Harry N. Jr. (industrialist).                        Easton Express
                                                   Obituary.
Delaware River - Boating       Dec. 16      1965   Easton Council opposes completion of study on motorboat       Easton Express
                                                   channel on Delaware
Delaware River - Boating       Dec. 8       1965   League of Women Voters lists pros and cons of boat            Easton Express
                                                   channel in Delaware River
Delaware Water Gap             Nov. 29      1965   Chair lift project banned in Pahaquarry Twp.                  Easton Express
Department Stores              Nov. 19      1965   Sears Roebuck: Plans new store in Easton area.                Easton Express
Disasters                      May 26       1965   Disaster alert test held                                      Easton Express   illus.
Dixie Cup Co.                  July 11      1965   A bomb threat shuts down operation at the plant.              Easton Express
Dixie Cup Co.                  July 19      1965   Threat of bomb curtails work at Dixie Cup.                    Easton Express
Doctors                        24 May       1965   Obituary of Dr. B. Franklin Rosenberry, former                Easton Express
                                                   superintendent of Easton schools and physician. He was
                                                   affiliated with the Easton School District 1913-1920.
Doctors                            April 10   1965   Obituary of Dr. Samuel L. Kirkpatrick, Easton chiropractor. Easton Express

Doctors                            Jan. 23    1965   Obituary of Dr. Ned I. Enea (Chiropodist).                    Easton Express
Downtown Improvement Group         April 10   1965   To tackle pigeon problem in center city                       Easton Express
(DIG)
Downtown Improvement Group         Feb. 18    1965   Executive director named                                      Easton Express
(DIG)
Downtown Improvement Group         Feb. 9     1965   Goes overtop $90,000. seen in reach                           Easton Express
(DIG)
Easton Express                     May 20     1965   Keith, Donald P. Easton Express editor wins top state press   Easton Express
                                                     award.
Easton Express - Easton            Dec. 29    1965   General manager named: Donald W. Diehl succeeds J. L.         Easton Express
Publishing Company                                   Stackhouse.
Easton Hospital                    Nov. 20    1965   Opened doors 75 years ago (1890).                             Easton Express
Easton Hospital - Fund Drive       Jan. 4     1965   Easton Hospital drive of $500,000 opened January 5, 1965      Easton Express
                                                     to finance the construction of a new emergency
                                                     department and modernization of several patient floors.

Easton Hospital - Intensive Care   Nov. 5     1965   Intensive care unit opened at Easton Hospital.                Easton Express

Easton Post Office- Railroad       June 26    1965   Last mail out of Easton on Central Railroad of N.Y.           Easton Express
Services
Easton Public Library              April 19   1965   Submits plans for proposed addition to education              Easton Express
                                                     committee.
Easton Public Library              April 20   1965   Submits plans for proposed addition to education              Easton Express
                                                     committee.
Easton Public Library              Dec. 21    1965    Easton School Board proposed placing library under area      Easton Express
                                                     unit jurisdiction.
Easton Public Library              Nov. 23    1965      School board approves financing cost of Easton Library     Easton Express
                                                     building.
Easton Public Library              Nov. 9     1965    School group approves expansion, renovation plan for         Easton Express
                                                     Easton Library.
Easton, City of - Astronaut Day    Dec. 18    1965   Astronaut Day declared in Easton by Mayor George Smith            Easton Express
                                                     to honor men who contributed to the future of space
                                                     travel.
Easton, City of - Employees        April 20   1965   Paul L. Singley refuses new city post to end dispute              Easton Express
                                                     (Revenue ordinance administrator)
Easton, City of - Police Dept.     Dec. 30    1965   Police picket City Hall but council rejects request for pay       Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
                                                     raise.
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   May 11     1965   New warning sign installed in all police cars. Devised by         Easton Express   illus.
Equipment                                            Chief Gallo, it is mounted on a curtain roller installed in the
                                                     cars and glows at night.
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Dec. 29       1965   Excavations completed on three apartment units on South           Easton Express
                                                     Side
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Dec. 29       1965   Redevelopment of Lehigh - Washington St. area                     Easton Express   illus.

Easton, South - Explosions         Feb. 8     1965   Blast and explosion in home of Anthony Regina of 141 Ann Easton Express            illus.
                                                     St.
Education - Employees              June 24    1965   Richards, Charles W. Secretary of E.A.S. District. Obituary. Easton Express

Education - Employees              May 24     1965   Easton Area Joint School System attendance officer, Jack          Easton Express
                                                     Paul, to be honored by Optimist Club.
Education - Football               Nov. 24    1965   Easton High School 1915 football team holds reunion.              Easton Express

Education - Football               Nov. 24    1965   Phillipsburg and Easton coaches each have a son in the            Easton Express
                                                     annual Thanksgiving game. Robert Rute and son Gary for
                                                     Easton. Harold Bellis and son Jim for Phillipsburg.

Education - Freedom Project                   1965   EAHS Freedom Project described in NEA Journal for
                                                     November, 1965.
Education - Freedom Project        April 20   1965   "Freedom Project" approved by Education Committee of Easton Express
                                                     Easton Area Joint School Board.
Education - Freedom Project        April 21   1965   Easton school board approves "Freedom Project" for high Easton Express
                                                     school. Involves the planting of trees along drive.
Education - Freedom Project      June 2     1965   EAHS Freedom project - Letters to editor concerning letter   Easton Express
                                                   by Geoffrey Goldworm.
Education - Freedom Project      May 17     1965   EAHS Freedom Project dedication program May 22, 1965         Easton Express
                                                   and May 24, 1965.
Education - Freedom Project      May 28     1965   EAHS Freedom Project - Letter to editor by Geoffrey          Easton Express
                                                   Goldworm.
Education - Freedom Project      May 8      1965   EAHS Freedom Project dedication program May 22, 1965         Easton Express
                                                   and May 24, 1965. Diagram of plot layout.
Education - Head Start           July 1     1965   Flag raised over City Hall. Account of Head Start Project.   Easton Express

Education - Head Start           May 27     1965   Underprivileged children readied for school by volunteer     Easton Express
                                                   workers.
Education - Head Start           May 28     1965   Underprivileged children readied for school by volunteer     Easton Express
                                                   workers.
Education - High School (25th    Oct. 1     1965   Phillipsburg resident charged with vandalism.                Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Street)
Education - High School (25th    Sept. 30   1965   Vandals smash 14 windows and door,                           Easton Express
Street)
Education - Honorees (EHS Day)   Jan. 26    1965   S. Parnell Lewis to get E.A.H.S. Day award on March 19.      Easton Express

Education - Jointure             Dec. 16    1965   Court grants Wilson stay in school reorganiztion case.       Easton Express

Education - Jointure             Jan. 15    1965   Easton - Wilson School Merger : State education unit         Easton Express
                                                   orders merger by July 1966.
Education - Libraries          Feb. 9       1965   Librarian urged for elementary schools in Easton.            Easton Express
Education - Moravian Seminary April 9       1965   Chaplain named - Rev. Van S. Merle-Smith.                    Easton Express
for Girls
Education - Northampton County April 24     1965   One community college in Lehigh Valley urged by state        Easton Express
Area Community College                             official, Dr. Martin Oldersveld.

Education - Northampton County May 20       1965   Eastern Chamber of Commerce supports plan for Lehigh         Easton Express
Area Community College                             Valley Community College.
Education - Palmer Elementary   Oct. 13        1965   Out tank ruptures.                                         Easton Express

Elliott, Mrs. May Fiske         April 7        1965   Receives Phillipsburg Chamber of Commerce 14th             Easton Express
                                                      Outstanding Citizen Award.
Fishing                         April 20       1965   John T. Zemgulis wins $200 in fish contest. Atlantic       Easton Express
                                                      Refining Company "Fish-For-Fun-and-a-Fortune." Caught
                                                      16 1/2" trout in Bushkill Creek.
Flemington, N.J.                Sept. 22       1965   Tar & feathers applied to house and car of John Grussing   Easton Express
                                                      of Flemington, N.J.
Floods - 1969                   July 29        1965   Flood in Poconos worst since 1955. Hundreds evacuated.     Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Forks Township - Christmas      Dec. 9         1965   Community Christmas tree on grounds of Metropolitan-       Easton Express
                                                      Edison company plant.
Forks Township - Municipal      Nov. 5         1965   Forks Township Municipal Authority created and             Easton Express
Authority                                             organized.
                                                      Chairman - Donald Keith
                                                      Secretary - Harry Covert
                                                      Vice Chairman - Henry Muschock
                                                      Treasurer - William Lehr
                                                      Solicitor - Charles Smith
                                                      Assist. Treasurer - Ronald Lennen
Goretti, Angelo                 Nov. 15        1965   Obit.                                                      Easton Express
Granaham, Kathryn O'Hay         May 29, June   1965   Eastonian was U.S. treasurer of the mint.                  Easton Express
                                4
Guitar                          Oct. 1         1965   Classic Guitar Society of Bethlehem formed.                Easton Express
Hench, Dr. Philip Showalter     April 1        1965   Obituary. Lafayette grauduate - Nobel prize winner in      Easton Express
                                                      1950.
Home for Aged Women             Nov. 15        1965   75th anniversary is observed.                              Easton Express
Homemakers Service              April 9        1965   Opens drive for funds in Easton.                           Easton Express
Hospitals - Fire                April 26       1965   Eastwood Convalescent Home 22nd St. and Fairview Ave.      Easton Express
                                                      10 evacuated during blaze at home.
Hospitals - Nursing Home        Oct. 23        1965   Pritchard, Mrs. Elizabeth. Nursing home owner. Obituary.   Easton Express
Housing - Jackson St.              Dec. 8     1965   Housing development is planned on lot at 11th and       Easton Express
                                                     Jackson Streets. To be 54-unit private housing
                                                     development. Garden-style apartments.
Housing - Kennedy Gardens          Oct. 4     1965   Ground is broken for South Side medium rent apartment Easton Express
                                                     project. To be called Kennedy Gardens.
Hugh Moore Parkway                 Dec. 23    1965   Donates $10,000 to city to plan the Hugh Moore Parkway. Easton Express

Israel                             Aug. 18    1965   Snyder, Louis. Easton tailor and wife back home from a        Easton Express
                                                     month in Israel.
Job Corps                          Oct. 20    1965   1st youth from Easton joins (Norwin C. Schratt).              Easton Express
Kressler, Kenneth F.               Aug. 11    1965   Honored by Dallas Lodge 396 F. and A.M.                       Easton Express
Kressler, Kenneth F.               Jan. 13    1965   Receives Sertoma Club's "Service to Mankind" award.           Easton Express

Lafayette College - Faculty        March 27   1965   Obituary of Dr. John Hunt Wilson, former chairman of the Easton Express
                                                     Dept. of Chemisty at Lagayette College.
Lafayette College - Fraternities   March 24   1965   Alpha Phi Omega, national service fraternity dedicated to Easton Express
                                                     the Boy Scout Oath, was founded at Lafayette College in
                                                     1925 by then-student Frank Reed Horton.

Lafayette College - Infirmary      Jan. 23    1965   Infirmary gets oxygen unit in memory of Major Brady L.        Easton Express
                                                     Kunkle.
Lafayette College - Libraries      May 1      1965   New library named in David Bishop Skillman's memory.          Easton Express
                                                     Trustees laud his contributions.
Lafayette College - Libraries      Oct. 23    1965   New library officially dedicated to the late David Bishop     Easton Express
                                                     Skillman.
Lafayette College - Music          Oct. 8     1965   New department of arts, music established.                    Easton Express
Lafayette College - Pardee Hall    Oct. 20    1965   Pardee Hall (renovation) to be rededicated on Sat. Oct. 23,   Easton Express
                                                     1965.
Lafayette College - Trees       May 15        1965   Rare trees on campus                                          Easton Express
Lafayette College - Vietnam War Dec. 8        1965   Prof. Eugene D. Genovese is unable to speak at Lafayette      Easton Express
                                                     Dec. 8 about Vietnam due to ill health.
Lehigh River - Dam                 Nov. 20    1965   Repairs in dam near Scott Park                                Easton Express
Mauch Chunk                        Aug. 11    1965   Change of name of Jim Thorpe back on ballot.                  Easton Express   p. 7
Medicare                           Aug. 18    1965   Easton hospital will decide on medicare role.                 Easton Express
Mt. Bethel Township               March 29   1965   Ambulance Corps receives charter.                            Easton Express
Mt. Bethel Township               March 6    1965   Post office robbed.                                          Easton Express
Nazareth, Pa. - Churches          May 15     1965   New Holy Family Catholic Church, West Center St.             Easton Express
                                                    dedicated May 16, 1965.
Nazareth, Pa. - Clubs             Dec. 17    1965   Nazareth Junior Women's Club embroider 24 bedspreads         Easton Express
                                                    for hospital ship Hope.
Nazareth, Pa. - Education         Jan. 12    1965   School Board orders disciplinary action to end improper      Easton Express
                                                    pupil conduct on buses.
Nazareth, Pa. - Library           Dec. 6     1965   Trumbower home to be offered to Nazareth as living           Easton Express    p. 18, illus
                                                    memorial. Located between Pine and North New Streets.

Nazareth, Pa. - Library           June 1     1965   V.F.W. (Kenneth F. Bowers Post #4366) dedicates              Easton Express
                                                    memorial plaque at Nazareth, Library. Contains 60 names
                                                    of men of Nazareth area who lost lives in World War II and
                                                    the Korean Conflict.
Negroes                           March 26   1965   Civil right marchers in Selma, Alabama from Easton: Art      Easton Express
                                                    Ravitz, Lee Harris. Picture and account of return.
Northampton Co., PA -             March 31   1965   Obituary of Arthur S. Riland, former Northampton County      Easton Express
Commissioners                                       commissioner and treasurer
Northampton Co., PA -             March 6    1965   Coroner George T. Kametz returns after resignation           Easton Express
Commissioners
Northampton Co., PA - Officials   July 2     1965   New coroner to dispense with 15 aides                        Easton Express

Northampton Co., PA - Officials   June 30    1965   Sheriff Hontz' illness forces Senator Jirolanio to relent and Easton Express
                                                    move to confirm George Miller of Bangor (Republican) as
                                                    coroner for Northampton Co.

Northampton Co., PA - Officials   March 22   1965   Coroner George T. Kametz returns after resignation           Easton Express

Nutmeg                            Feb. 17    1965   Graters collected by Dr. Raymond Wing.                       Easton Express
Pacifist                          Dec. 24    1965   Demonstrators in Centre Square.                              Easton Express
Palmer Lions - Swimming Pool      May 28     1965   Will dedicate pool on Sunday. Dedication - May 31, 1965.     Easton Express
Palmer Township - Education        Feb. 2      1965    Palmer Township Consolidated School begin program use           Easton Express
                                                       of T.V.
Palmer Township - Fire Co.         Feb. 16 & 18 1965   Palmer Township to form fire department.                        Easton Express
Palmer Township - Fire Co.         Feb. 17      1965   Fire Company refuses to turn over equipment to Fire Chief       Easton Express
                                                       Buss.
Palmer Township - Fire Co.         March 1     1965    Fire department row.                                            Easton Express
Palmer Township - Fire Co.         March 2     1965    Fire Company and supervisors take steps to heal breach.         Easton Express

Palmer Township - Swimming         May 28      1965    Lions pool dedicated May 31, 1965. Plans for dedication.        Easton Express
Pool
Palmer Township - Youth            April 20    1965    Palmer girl (Louise Stanley) won essay contest and will visit   Easton Express
                                                       Canada.
Parades - Armed Forces             May 14      1965    Armed Forces Day Parade.                                        Easton Express
Pen Argyl, Pa. - Fire Company      May 4       1965    Lookout Fire Company (history).                                 Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches      May 17      1965    Robinson, Dr. William S. Former pastor of First Baptist         Easton Express
                                                       Church, Phillipsburg, N.J. Obituary.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Housing       Nov. 11     1965    O'Donnell apartments nearing completion. 76-unit low-           Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                       rent public housing project for the elderly.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       Dec. 15     1965    Library site issue settled in Phillipsburg.                     Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       Dec. 22     1965    Commissioners pave way to give land to Library board.           Easton Express   p. 10, illus

Phillipsburg, N.J. - People        April 7     1965    14th Outstanding Citizen Award to be given to Mr. May           Easton Express
                                                       Fiske Elliott.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Post Office   May 20      1965    Post office to leave Lehigh Valley Postal Center. New plan      Easton Express
                                                       will be a step-up in activity.
Pigeons                            May 3       1965    Letter to editor by Rev. George Creitz.                         Easton Express
Pigeons                            Nov. 11     1965    A poem by P. P. "A Plea" in letters to the editor (a play on    Easton Express
                                                       Rev. Creitz name).
Pigeons                            Nov. 5      1965    Editorial by Donald Keith "Pigeons in the Grass, Alas."         Easton Express

Pigeons Extermination              Nov. 10     1965    Toll span unit delays project to end pigeon menace on           Easton Express
                                                       bridges here.
Pigeons Extermination              Nov. 11     1965    SPCA plans to oppose resumption of pigeon elimination           Easton Express
                                                       program.
Pigeons Extermination           Nov. 24     1965    Bird-poisoning suspect denies guilt but is held for court.    Easton Express

Pigeons Extermination           Nov. 4      1965    Poison bait spreader suspect is identified to cops, denies    Easton Express
                                                    charge.
Public Defender, office of      Jan. 16     1965    Created January 16, 1965. First appointee for two year        Easton Express
                                                    term - Jame C. Hogan.
Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway   Dec. 15     1965    Work to start on Lehigh Valley thruway medial barrier.        Easton Express

Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway   Nov. 11     1965    Gov. Scranton votes bill on thruway barrier.                  Easton Express

Salvation Army                  Dec. 31     1965    Easton Corp to celebrate 100 years. Ceremonies at             Easton Express
                                                    headquarters.
Schools                         Oct. 25     1965    Tree planting in honor of U.N. Day.                           Easton Express
Schools - Notre Dame High       March 22    1965    Principal, The Reverend Henry Strassner, honored by           Easton Express
School                                              Bethlehem unit of CPMA. Gift, a bookqut of 3000 books
                                                    for Notre Dame High School.
Schools - Principals            May 27,28,29 1965   Peterson, Carl H., Principal of E.A.H.S. and his horse. See   Easton Express
                                                    Crossroads.
Schools - Religion              June 27     1965    Supt. Tracy instructed to investigate the possibility of      Easton Express
                                                    introducing a religion or church history course in the
                                                    Easton schools.
Schools - Superintendents       Dec. 21     1965    John T. Auld, acting superintendent of Easton Area Joint      Easton Express
                                                    School System resigns post as of June 30, 1966.

Schools - Superintendents       March 16    1965    Edward Tracy, Supt. Of Easton Area schools to take a 6        Easton Express
                                                    month leave of absence for study for doctorate.
Schools - Superintendents       May 18      1965    John Auld appointed acting chief school administrator         Easton Express
                                                    while Edward Tracy is on sabbatical.
Schools - Teachers              May 10      1965    Sturtevant, Edith Louise, EHS art supervisor. Obituary.       Easton Express

Schools - Teachers              Oct. 27     1965    C. Robert Rute resigns as coach.                              Easton Express
Schools - Television            March 31    1965    Lehigh Valley Educational Television Corp. breaks ground      Easton Express
                                                    for studio building on South Mountain, Bethlehem.
Schools - Television              Sept. 18   1965   Educational TV programs will start on Monday.               Easton Express
Sewerage                          April 20   1965   Municipalities to decide separately on formation of sewer   Easton Express
                                                    board for area.
Skiing Resorts                    Dec. 23    1965   Big Boulders techniques keep snow on its slopes.            Easton Express
Skillman, David Bishop            Feb. 22    1965   Obituary.                                                   Easton Express
Skillman, David Bishop            Feb. 25    1965   Memorial services.                                          Easton Express
Skillman, David Bishop            Feb. 26    1965   Will.                                                       Easton Express
Social Security                   Sept. 18   1965   Retroactive checks received in Easton area.                 Easton Express
Space Program                     Aug. 29    1965   Two men of the Lehigh Valley helped in the recoverery of    Easton Express
                                                    astronauts Cooper and Conrad. Russell W. Shafer of
                                                    Palmer Township and Arthur Prayner of Allentown were
                                                    on the aircraft carrier involved in the recovery.

SPCA                              June 30    1965   Holds 18 dogs and 2 goats until owner can prove             Easton Express
                                                    ownership.
Steckel, Charles C.               May 31     1965   Retired president of the Steckel Sand and Gravel Co.        Easton Express
                                                    Obituary.
Stroudsburg, Pa. - Centennial     June 11    1965   Centennial schedule.                                        Easton Express
Synagogues - B'nai Abraham        March 22   1965   Synagogue of B'nai Abraham Congregation burns (6th and      Easton Express
                                                    Ferry Sts.) Was the old Hay School of Music.

Temples - Temple Covenant of      Nov. 27    1965   Momorial to Mrs. Eda Reibman and J.F.K. dedicated.          Easton Express
Peace                                               Bronze memorial on mahogany. Created by Ludwig
                                                    Walpert, Israeli craftsman. Services marked 126th
                                                    anniversary of Temple Covenant of Peace.

Theaters - Easton Community       Jan. 8     1965   Started January 8, 1965. First president Ben Solomon.       Easton Express
Theater
Theaters - Starlite Drive-In      June 25    1965   Sold to National Amusements Inc. Boston for $225,000. 30 Easton Express
Theater                                             acres of land.
Tollinger, William P.             March 11   1965   To resign as school head.                                Easton Express
TOPS (Take off pounds sensibly)   July 14    1965   Women still have ton to go in program to lose weight.    Easton Express
Toys                              Oct. 23    1965   Viet Cong dolls received in area, believed they might be Easton Express
                                                    booby traps.
Travel - Television               Nov. 1     1965   Account of program on Sunday Oct. 31, 1965 at 4:30 P.M. Easton Express

United Fund                       April 29   1965   Richard D. Grifo, Easton lawyer named to head first drive Easton Express
                                                    of Forks of Delaware U.F.
United Fund                       Sept. 25   1965   Queen is crowned: Susan Hattenstein.                      Easton Express
Walter, Francis E.                June 2     1965   Ceremonies in County Courthouse on presentation plaque. Easton Express

Walter, Francis E.                May 26     1965   A bas relief by Harry Lewis Raul to be presented at          Easton Express
                                                    Northampton county courthouse on Wednesday, June 3.

Warren Hospital                   Jan. 30    1965   Tirrell, James A. President of Tirrell Buick Com. And        Easton Express
                                                    Phillipsburg Trust Company Obituary.
Wars - European War 1914-1918 - July 2       1965   Last surviving member, Mrs. Jennie Wellert, dies.
Mothers of 1917
Wars - Vietnam                  July 9       1965   Scholarship trust is planned in Vietnam as memorial to Lt. Easton Express
                                                    Butz who lost his life in rescue operation.

Wars - Vietnam War - Soldier - Lt. July 9    1965   Scholarship trust is planned in his memory in Viet Nam.      Easton Express
Robert A. Butz
Williams Township - Education      Dec. 21   1965   Entry into school jointure to be studied by officials of all 6 Easton Express
                                                    districts.
Williams Township - Education     May 22     1965   Affiliation with Easton Area Schools voted 2 - 3. Jointure     Easton Express
                                                    with Wilson Area Schools expires July 1, 1965.

Wilson Borough - Fourth of July   July 6     1965   Block party founders honored. Mr. & Mrs. D. Early Miller, Easton Express
                                                    founders of July 4 neighborhood party for the residents of
                                                    1800 block on Fairview Ave., Wilson.

Wilson High School - Band         May 24     1965   Band wins first place at Lions State Convention in           Easton Express
                                                    Philadelphia.
A.B.E. Airport                    Sept. 21   1966   Airline strike cut passenger volume.                         Easton Express
Aeronautics               Aug. 1     1966   Airplace used by German Reich displayed. A Buecker-               Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
                                            Jungmann sport plane owned by Charles J. Kravotel shown
                                            to Bradens at Braden Airport.
Aeronautics - Accidents   July 25    1966   Plane crash in Upper Mount Bethel - Jensen family of              Easton Express
                                            Metuchen, NJ. Wife killed.
Aeronautics - Accidents   Nov. 18    1966   Plane crash at Braden's airport, 2 men unhurt -                                    p. 20, illus.
                                            6-passenger Cessna - value $80,000.
Air Pollution             April 27   1966   Air pollution order appealed by Shahmoon.                         Easton Express
Air Pollution             April 8    1966   Thesis by James L. Dallas on the air pollution in Riegelsville.   Easton Express
                                            Pennsylvania State University professor to do doctoral
                                            thesis.
Air Pollution             Oct. 14    1966   Court orders new briefs in local air pollution fight -            Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
                                            Shahmoon Industries, Inc. and NJ Department of Health

Airports                  July 28    1966   Wind levels hangar at Easton Airport, damages 3 planes, 1         Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                            inch of rain falls.
Allentown Fair            Aug. 5     1966   Perry Como appears at the fair.                                   Easton Express
Allentown Fair            Aug. 5     1966   Tijuana Brass appears at the fair on Aug. 6, 7, & 8.              Easton Express
Allentown Fair            Aug. 5     1966   Lipizzaner horses perform at the fair.                            Easton Express
Alpha, NJ - Churches      Oct. 10    1966   St. John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic              Easton Express   p.8, illus.
                                            Church observes 50th anniversary.
Alpha, NJ - Churches      Oct. 5     1966   St. John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic              Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
                                            Church observes 50th anniversary.
Art - Fairs               Sept. 15   1966   First Centre Square art fair to feature noted artists.            Easton Express
Art - Fairs               Sept. 16   1966   2,000 works will be shown.                                        Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Art - Fairs               Sept. 17   1966   Crowds join Centre Square for first open air art fair.            Easton Express   p. 22, illus.
Art - Fairs               Sept. 19   1966   J. Neil Bittner receives $100 award for best of show with         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                            his silk screens at art fair in Centre Square.
Art - Fairs               Sept. 9    1966   Art fair in Centre Square - 90 artists will display 2000          Easton Express   p. 30, illus.
                                            pieces.
Art - Shows               June 4     1966   Area artists exhibit at "Snow Fence" show at Phillipsburg         Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
                                            High School auditiorium and in the gymnasium. List of
                                            names given.
Artists                       April 11   1966   Obituary - Donald Morris Kirkpatrick, Easton native,       Easton Express
                                                Lafayette graduate, artist and architect.
Artists                       April 4    1966   Easton artist will paint for Navy collection. Will paint   Easton Express
                                                homecoming ceremonies of a U.S. Navy Squadron
                                                returning from Viet Nam.
Artists                       Dec. 21    1966   Ex-Eastonian helps restore damaged treasures in Italy.     Easton Express

Artists                       May 3      1966   Joseph DeThomas, local artist portrays Destroyer           Easton Express
                                                Squadron 24 coming home from Viet nam.
Automobiles                   July 15    1966   Automobile collector, Clifford Crouse of Shimer Manor,     Easton Express    p. 26, illus. (In
                                                Phillipsburg, NJ,                                                            Crossroads)

Automobiles - Clubs           May 28     1966   Rolls-Royce Owners Club meet at home of Antonio P.          Easton Express
                                                Guerrero, Easton, R.D. #4.
Automobiles - Drivers         Nov. 14    1966   Driver improvement course will open at Jewish               Easton Express
                                                Community Center.
Balloons                      May 23     1966   A Piccard Scout balloon to be used by Robert Treingar for a Easton Express
                                                series of summer comedy acts via balloon ascension.

Bands                         July 12    1966   Charles D. Knecht - band leader. Account of early band     Easton Express    In
                                                players of the area.                                                         "Crossroads",
                                                                                                                             p. 23, illus.
Bangor, PA - Bands            April 21   1966   Yellow Jackets Drum & Bugle Corps designated as official   Easton Express    p. 12, illus.
                                                unit for the Pennsylvania Civil Air Patrol.
Bangor, PA - Businesses       Sept. 16   1966   $1 million Bangor business district renewal unveiled.      Easton Express    p. 1, illus.

Bangor, PA - Culture Center   Sept. 21   1966   Bangor Borough Cultural Center, 27 - 29 South 4th Street, Easton Express
                                                Bangor, PA to be dedicated.
Bangor, PA - Culture Center   Sept. 26   1966   Bangor Borough Cultural Center, 27 - 29 South 4th Street, Easton Express     p. 18, illus.
                                                Bangor, PA is dedicated.
Bangor, PA - Youth            Dec. 23    1966   Pa. to build Youth Development Center near Bangor. 65     Easton Express
                                                acres are donated by Mayor William D. Scott.
Bangor, PA - Youth            May 27, 1966 1966     Pa. to build Youth Development Center near Bangor. 65          Easton Express
                                                    acres donated by Mayor William D. Scott.

Bangor, PA. - History.        Jan. 4        1966    Ott, George O.                                                 Easton Express
                                                    Farmer and teacher at Bangor High reminisces about
                                                    Bangor, etc.
Banks                         Jan. 4        1966    Easton Federal Savings & Loan Association. Changed name        Easton Express
                                                    on Jan. 1, 1966 to Valley Federal Savings and Loan
                                                    Association. Served the Valley since 1873. New higher
                                                    dividend of 4%.
Banks                         Jan. 4        1966    Easton Federal Savings and Loan Association. Changed           Easton Express
                                                    name on Jan. 1, 1966 to Valley Federal Savings and Loan
                                                    Association. Served the Valley since 1873. New higher
                                                    dividend of 4%.
Banks                         June 10       1966    Easton National Bank sold for $75,000 (one lone bid) to        Easton Express
                                                    Mace Bugen, realtor of Phillipsburg, N.J. Built in 1930 at
                                                    cost of $350,000 - 3 story building.
Banks                         June 10       1966    Easton National Bank was sold for $75,000 (one lone bid)       Easton Express
                                                    to Mace Bugen, realtor of Phillipsburg, NJ. Built in 1930 at
                                                    cost of $350,000 - 3 story building.
Barbers                       Dec. 23       1966    Account of Warner's Barbershop. (In "Crossroads")              Easton Express   p. 14
Barbers                       June 9        1966    Old time barbering in Easton. (In "Crossroads")                Easton Express   p. 46
Baseball - Memorials          April 25      1966    E.A.H.S. Baseball field dedicated in memory of Charles W.      Easton Express
                                                    Richards. Monument unveiled.
Beauty Contest                May 2, 1966 1966      Miss Lehigh Valley entries protest contest judging.            Easton Express
Bees                          JUNE 4, 1966 1966     Bees take over Dr. George A. Moore's yard in Palmer            Easton Express
                                                    Township.
Belvedere, N.J. - Churches.   Jan. 31       1966    Bible fellowship church dedicated.                             Easton Express
Belvidere, N.J. - Homes.      Oct. 5, 1966. 1966    Belvidere Presbyterian Home, Harwick Street, Belvidere,        Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
                                                    N.J., celebrates 1916 founding.
Bethlehem Township, PA -       Oct. 15, 1966 1966   Bethlehem Township to investigate library service with         Easton Express
Library Service                                     either Bethlehem or Easton.
Bethlehem Township, PA -Police March 29,     1966   Police receive 2-way radio.                                    Easton Express
                               1966
Bethlehem Township, PA. -       April 4    1966   Court dismisses Palmer move to annex Bethlehem            Easton Express
Annexation                                        Township area.
Bicycles                        Sept. 3    1966   Three Forks Township boys pedal 12 hours around a block - Easton Express
                                                  from 6 pm to 6 am. Total of 109 miles or 273 laps.

Block Parent Program            Jan. 28    1966   Planned by Webster school                                    Easton Express
Book of Knowledge               Oct. 17    1966   Easton resident authors article on pneumatic devices for     Easton Express
                                                  Book of Knowledge.
Bridges - Glendon               July 7     1966   Test borings taken in Lehigh River.                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bridges, Delaware               April 14   1966   Plan to widen Easton Delaware River toll bridge revised by   Easton Express
                                                  D.R.T. Bridge commission
Bridges, Delaware               July 23    1966   Firm of DeLeuw, Cather & Co. takes poll on bridge use        Easton Express   p. 8, illus.

Bridges, Delaware               May 28     1966   Plan to reduce S-curve on Bushkill Street approach to Toll   Easton Express
                                                  Bridge.
Bridges, Stocker Mill           Jan. 6     1966   Stone bridge over Bushkill Creek linking Stocker Mill Road   Easton Express
                                                  in Palmer Township and the Easton-Tatamy Road in Forks
                                                  Township to be demolished. A new span to be constructed
                                                  nearby.
Bridges, Stocker Mill           July 6     1966   Palmer Township Board of Supervisors to cooperate in         Easton Express
                                                  design of county bridge over Bushkill Creek on Palmer-
                                                  Forks Township line.
Bridges, Stocker Mill           June 21    1966   Palmer Township balks at paying for relocation of Bushkill   Easton Express
                                                  Creek bridge
Buck, Pearl S.                  May 9      1966   To receive honorary doctor of laws degree from               Easton Express
                                                  Muhlenberg College on June 5, 1966.
Business - Confectioneries      Aug. 1     1966   Obituary of Jean A. Holzer, president of candy firm          Easton Express
Business - 1960                 Sept. 14   1966   Recession                                                    Easton Express
                                                  Forecast by 6 valley experts.
Business - 5 & 10 Cent Stores   Sept. 11   1966   Kresge 5 & 10 Cent Store modernized store by converting      Easton Express
                                                  to a check - out method of operation.
Business - Banks                June 8     1966   Easton National Bank and Trust Company vacant Easton         Easton Express
                                                  bank building to be auctioned tomorrow.
Business - Bethlehem            Dec. 27    1966   Boyd Theater fire. Loss $250,000.                            Easton Express   p. 16 illus.
Business - Blacksmiths             Aug. 2     1966   Jay Fox of Phillipsburg, N.J.                                 Easton Express   p. 10 illus.
Business - Drugstores              July 16    1966   Straup, J. Wesley, Easton pharmacist for 45 years.            Easton Express
                                                     Obituary.
Business - Easton Car and          Aug. 2     1966   Fire in Glendon in the Easton Car and Construction office     Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Construction                                         building. Damage: $100,000.
Business - Electric                Aug. 27    1966   Allentown firm (Allen Electric Co.) acquires Leidy Electric   Easton Express
                                                     Co., Phillipsburg, assets. Founded 47 years ago.

Business - Food Industry           Aug. 29    1966   Easton Potato Chip Co., 1030 Northampton St. sold to          Easton Express   p. 8 illus.
                                                     Golden Kernel, Inc., Kutztown, Pa. Started by George E.
                                                     Schutt and Harold B. Cregar 30 years ago.
Business - Food Industry           May 24     1966   Keystone Food Products Co. fire destroys machines worth       Easton Express
                                                     $4000. 4 popcorn machines destroyed.
Business - Food Stores             Sept. 12   1966   $3 million Falk store opens in Pohatcong Township.            Easton Express
Business - Funeral Home            April 21   1966   Fisher, Earl Aaron, Easton funeral director. Obituary         Easton Express

Business - General Aniline         Jan. 25    1966   General Aniline & Film Corp. plans to close its research      Easton Express
                                                     facilities in Easton in about 21/2 years. Has been
                                                     established here in Easton since about 1941.
Business - Hardware Stores         June 14    1966   Hahn, Russell, co-owner and president of Miller Brothers      Easton Express
                                                     Hardware Store, (1955-1957). Associated with the store
                                                     for 30 years. Obituary.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Aug. 30    1966   Jimmy's Hot Dog Stand, a fixture in Union Square,             Easton Express
                                                     Phillipsburg for about 50 years, was torn down after being
                                                     damaged in a truck accident.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Aug. 4     1966   Sholer, Eric. Easton Tea Room owner. Obit.                    Easton Express

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   July 1     1966   Hotel Easton shareholders elect seven new directors.          Easton Express

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   July 19    1966   Easton Hotel: New owner plans facelifting project.            Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   June 17    1966   Howard Johnson restaurant at Still Valley in Greenwich  Easton Express
                                                     Township opens. Located off the eastbound lane of Route
                                                     22.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   June 22    1966   Picture of last warehouses believed Hotel Hampton         Easton Express
                                                     (former State Hotel).
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   June 6     1966   Hotel Easton plans special owners meeting. To act June 30 Easton Express
                                                     on proposals to change central.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   May 16     1966   Hotel Easton. Controlling interest sold. Purchased by     Easton Express
                                                     Leland E. Smith of Allentown. Purchased 53% of the hotel.
                                                     Common stock from Louis Kroner estate, Easton National
                                                     Bank and Trustr Co. and Robert S. Gerstell.

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Sept. 12   1966   Easton Hotel. Mortgage burned.                                 Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Business - Ice Industry            July 20    1966   Follett Corporation of Phillipsburg, N.J. to relocate in new   Easton Express
                                                     plant in Forks Township. Cost: $656,900. Location:
                                                     Kesslerville and Church Roads. Manufacturer of
                                                     commercial storage bins for automatic ice machines.

Business - Ingersoll-Rand          Sept. 12   1966   Roof ventilators installed on Ingersoll-Rand plant in West     Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                     Easton by helicopter.
Business - Ingersoll-Rand          Sept. 21   1966   Proposed recreation center for employees.                      Easton Express   p. 8 illus.
Business - Insurance               Nov. 21    1966   Henry S. Lehr Insurance Company moves from 119 S. 4th          Easton Express   p. 46 illus.
                                                     to 2940 Wm. Penn Highway.
Business - King's Cleaning and     Oct. 17    1966   Friedman, Alexander Sandor, owner of King's Cleaners &         Easton Express
Dyeing                                               Dyers. Obituary.
Business - Lawyers                 Sept. 22   1966   Judges Ganey and Kickpatrick honored by Bar Association.       Easton Express
                                                     Only judges who have served on the federal court bench.

Business - Liquor                  Feb. 26    1966   PA agents will resume Warren County liquor store       Easton Express
                                                     stakeouts
Business - Losey & Co.             June 30    1966   Ground broken by Losey & Co. on Hartley Avenue, Palmer Easton Express           p. 26, illus.
                                                     Township. 21,000 square foot office and warehouse
                                                     building
Business - Milk                    Jan. 29    1966   Milk price hike to start Feb. 1 in Easton area         Easton Express
Business - Office Equipment &     March 14   1966   Obituary of Harry Heymann, ex-businessman in Easton.           Easton Express
Supplies                                            Retired from office supply business in 1944. Business
                                                    believed to be the first in US to deal exclusively in office
                                                    furnishings line. Had been employed by William Maxwell
                                                    Stationer. He developed Kraft ca

Business - Orr's Department       Oct. 17    1966   Burglars flee, leave behind furs and money                     Easton Express
Store
Business - Pennsylvania Pump &    Feb. 12    1966   Obituary of Ellis Nathan, founder & chief engineer             Easton Express
Compressor Co.
Business - Pennsylvania Pump &    May 21     1966   New construction underway                                      Easton Express
Compressor Co.
Business - Quarries               Aug. 4     1966   New firm in wind Gap, PA, reopens Imperial Quarry. Was         Easton Express   p. 24, illus.
                                                    closed during the 1930s.
Business - Restaurants            Aug. 29    1966   Jimmy's Hot Dog Stand in Phillipsburg, NJ, smashed by          Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
                                                    truck
Business - Restaurants            Sept. 7    1966   Jimmy's Hot Dog Stand - 45 years in existence and no one       Easton Express
                                                    knew it stood on town property.
Business - Shoe Stores            Aug. 12    1966   Schechter opens "The Shoe Scene" at 14 N. 4th St.              Easton Express
Business - Shoe Stores            Sept. 7    1966   Schechter opens "The Shoe Scene" at 14 N. 4th St.              Easton Express
Business - Slate Industry - Quoit April 13   1966   Charles L. Blake of Belvidere, NJ, molds slate flour shingle   Easton Express
Boards                                              for billiard table tops, quoit boards, and blackboards.

Business - Toy Industry           Oct. 1     1966   $75,000 fire damages storage building                          Easton Express
Business - Weller Electric Co.    Aug. 10    1966   Easton Industrial Sites, Inc. purchases the Weller Electric    Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                    Corp. plant (601 Stones Crossing) for $500,000 and will
                                                    lease it to Sheridan Co. of Palmer Township.

Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical Oct. 11    1966   J. T. Baker sets dedication of office building - Red School    Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
Company                                             Lane in Lopatcong Township, N. J.
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical Oct. 14    1966   J. T. Baker sets dedication of office building - Red School    Easton Express   p. 11, illus.
Company                                             Lane in Lopatcong Township, N. J.
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical Oct. 15    1966   J. T. Baker sets dedication of office building - Red School    Easton Express   p. 16, illus.
Company                                             Lane in Lopatcong Township, N. J.
Camp Shawnee                   Aug. 4    1966   To become "Village in India" to train 75 peace corp         Easton Express
                                                workers.
Canals and canaling            Aug. 1    1966   Canal Society of NY visits in area and tours Lehigh Canal   Easton Express
                                                from Easton to White Haven
Canals and canaling            July 14   1966   Canal society of NYS to visit in area and to make tour of   Easton Express     p. 5, illus.
                                                Lehigh Canal from Easton to White Haven
Canals and canaling            July 30   1966   Canal Society of NY visits in area and tours Lehigh Canal   Easton Express
                                                from Easton to White Haven
Candle (Centre Square)         Dec. 14   1966   At Christmas time                                           Easton Express
Candle (Centre Square)         Nov. 14   1966   Candle in Centre Square erected for 1966                    Easton Express
Cannon balls                   Aug. 11   1966   Boys find old cannon balls near Durham Furnace site         Easton Express     p. 23, illus.

Centre Square - Improvements   July 8    1966   Careless use of spray killed shrubs                         Easton Express

Centre Square - Redevelopment Sept. 16   1966   Renovation moves into second phase. Downtown                Easton Express
                                                development has large billboards removed
Chamber of Commerce, Easton    June 30   1966   Area Chamber of Commerce Industrial Promotions              Easton Express
                                                Division, new executive Joseph W. Kuebler begins duties

Chidsey Family                 July 7    1966   Obituary of Mrs. Andrew Dwight Chidsey, Jr.                   Easton Express
Chidsey Family                 March 4   1966   Historical Society set to print new edition of book (Frontier Easton Express
                                                Village) by A.D. Chidsey, Jr.
Children's Home, Easton        Nov. 12   1966   Presented with station wagon-bus by its junior auxiliary      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Christmas                      Dec. 29   1966   Christmas dolls found to be a fire hazard. Some found in    Easton Express
                                                the area.
Christmas                      Jan. 7    1966   Employees remove decorations from Centre Square             Easton Express     p. 7, illus.

Christmas                      Nov. 28   1966   Advent star lights windows of homes in Nazareth             Easton Express     p. 12, illus.
Churches - African Methodist   Nov. 25   1966   African Methodist Episcopal Church starts $200,000 fund     Easton Express     p. 5 illus.
                                                drive for new church.
Churches - African Methodist   Oct. 11   1966   Union A.M.E. Church heavily damaged by fire.                Easton Express     p. 1 illus.
Churches - Baptist             Dec. 10   1966   Second Baptist Church celebrates completion of fund         Easton Express     p. 5 illus.
                                                drive.
Churches - Catholic                Oct. 1     1966   Obituary of Rev. Joseph Gaudinskas, priest at St. Bernard's    Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                     and St. Michael's.
Churches - Episcopal               May 14     1966   New Opportunities Workshop held at Trinity Episcopal           Easton Express
                                                     Church finishes 2nd year.
Churches - Greek                   Oct. 17    1966   Byzantine Rites. 50th anniversary rededication by Bishop       Easton Express   p. 8 illus.
                                                     Kocisko.
Churches - Lutheran - Faith        Nov. 21    1966   Forks Church celebrates 10th anniversary.                      Easton Express
Lutheran
Churches - Lutheran - Good         April 18   1966   Ground breaking is held for new church building,               Easton Express
Shepherd                                             (Education unit.)
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   April 18   1966   Easton Parking Associates, Inc. buys church at 70 N. 4th       Easton Express
                                                     Street to raze building. Lot approximately 52 by 200 feet
                                                     and runs from Fourth to West Streets.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   April 19   1966   Contents of cornerstone box of St. Paul's Third Lutheran       Easton Express   illus.
                                                     Church.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   Nov. 2     1966   Steeple of 96 year old church at 70 N. 4th St. is removed as   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                     church is demolished.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   Nov. 8     1966   Bronze bell removed from steeple as church is being            Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                     demolished. To be used as part of entrance in church's
                                                     new location on Newburg Road. Presented Mar. 3, 1894
                                                     by E.H. Eyerman in memory of his wife and son.

Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   Oct. 22    1966   St. Paul's Third Lutheran Church, 70 N. 4th St. to be razed    Easton Express
                                                     for downtown parking by Easton Parking Associates, Inc.

Churches - Methodist               July 7     1966   Calvary Memorial Church buys 3 properties for parking lot. Easton Express

Churches - Methodist               May 9      1966   Second Methodist Church burns mortgage on parsonage            Easton Express
                                                     debt
Churches - Methodist               Oct. 24    1966   Calvary Memorial Methodist Church will feature Senate          Easton Express
                                                     Chaplalin in Calvary Crusade
Churches - Methodist               Sept. 23   1966   First Methodist Church dedicates new hymnals                   Easton Express
Churches - Nazarene                May 30     1966   3 area teenagers (members of the Church of the Nazarene)       Easton Express
                                                     entered Bible quiz at Boston
Churches - Presbyterian          April 21   1966   Dedication services set for renovations on Olivet             Easton Express
                                                   Presbyterian Church
Churches - Presbyterian          April 25   1966   Olivet Presbyterian Church dedicates new building             Easton Express   illus.
Churches - Reformed              Feb. 14    1966   First Reformed Church dedicates church library                Easton Express
Churches - Reformed              May 23     1966   Rev. F. Russell Mitman elected as pastor of First Reformed    Easton Express
                                                   Church. He succeeds Rev. George A. Creitz.

Churches - Reformed              Oct. 25    1966   First Reformed Church tower is lighted as memorial to         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                   Donald G. Laubach
Churches - Reformed              Sept. 26   1966   Rev. F. Russell Mitman, Jr., is installed as 21st pastor at   Easton Express
                                                   historic First Reformed Church, Easton, PA
Churches - St. Jane Frances de   Feb. 1     1966   Rev. James A. Farrell honored on 10th anniversary at St.      Easton Express
Chantal                                            Jane Frances de Chantal church.
Churches - St. John's Lutheran   Sept. 12   1966   Church library dedicated.                                     Easton Express   p. 4 illus.

Churches - Youth                 Dec. 10    1966   Easton Area Youth Council of Churches organized to make Easton Express
                                                   church more meaningful.
Civil Defense                    Feb. 24    1966   Civil Defense director Ira R. Rutt resigns. Said lack of Easton Express
                                                   interest on part of public.
Clocks                           May 3      1966   Easton's clock and clock maker - William N. Hatfield.    Easton Express

Club - Lions                     April 22   1966   Local horse trough not available for Lions International Easton Express
                                                   Club's punch bowl.
Clubs - Eagles                   March 5    1966   Robbed of $4000.00. A six foot safe was carted away from Easton Express
                                                   building, on route 511,later found at Braden Airport

Clubs - Exchange                 May 13     1966   Sponsor Clyde Beatty Circus on March 26, to be at Hackett     Easton Express
                                                   Park
Clubs - Exchange                 May 6      1966   Club celebrates 40th Anniversary                              Easton Express
Clubs - Jacksonian               Jan. 10    1966   Ends restriction on membership. White only policy is          Easton Express
                                                   deleted from it's constitution
Clubs - Jacksonian               Jan. 8     1966   Club ends restriction on membership. White only policy is     Easton Express
                                                   deleted from it's constitution
Clubs - Jacksonian            Jan. 9       1966   Jacksonian Democratic Association club changes clause in      Easton Express
                                                  its constitution limiting membership to whites only.

Clubs - Knights of Columbus   October 10   1966   Father De Nisco Council, 3862. Dedication of new building,    Easton Express
                                                  located on the Roseto-West Bangor Road
Clubs - Moonlite Howlers      March 15     1966   Bushkill Chapter of the National Campers and Hikers           Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
                                                  Association , organized and to be known as the Moonlite
                                                  Howlers
Clubs - Pomfret               Aug. 15      1966   Obituary of Benjamin Haytock , manager of the Pomfret         Easton Express
                                                  Club
Clubs - Rotary                June 10      1966   Charters youth group at Easton Area High School. Called       Easton Express   P. 4 Illus.
                                                  Interact Club of EAHS
Clubs - Rotary                June 3       1966   Charters youth group at Easton Area High School. Called       Easton Express   P. 4 Illus.
                                                  Interact Club of EAHS
Clubs - Rotary                October 27   1966   Easton Rotary receives flag of Swiss city (Lucerne)           Easton Express   P. 22 Illus.
Clubs - Rotary                October 7    1966   Honors Reverand Shafer for 25 years as secretary              Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
Clubs - Woman's               June 20      1966   Fine arts festival at club home                               Easton Express   P. 20 Illus.
Clubs -Sertoma                Jan.19       1966   Honors William Harper Myers for his services to               Easton Express
                                                  handicapped children in Easton area. Gave them rides his
                                                  pony cart-Spotty the pony. Made bird houses to sell-
                                                  proceeds for the children
Columbus Day                  October 10   1966   Columbus Day ceremonies at statue in Riverside Park           Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.

Court House - New             Jan. 6       1966   Employees slated for increases                                Easton Express
Court House - New             July 6       1966   Skillman mural to be put in corridor of courthouse.           Easton Express
Creitz, Dr. George Alvin      March 15     1966   Obituary. Died March 15 1966. Stricken with a stroke at       Easton Express
                                                  his home. President of Easton Area Public Library.

Creitz, Dr. George Alvin      March 16     1966   Funeral services held at First United Church of Christ at 2   Easton Express
                                                  p.m.. Friday, March 18, 1966. Interfaith service: Rabbi
                                                  Alexander Feinsilver, Rev. John Steinbruck, Rev. F. Russell
                                                  Mitman and Rev. Martin Tornallyay.

Creitz, Dr. George Alvin      March 18     1966   Memorial service                                              Easton Express
Creitz, George Alvin         March 16    1966   Editorial                                                  Easton Express
Creitz, Mrs. Wilhelmina      November 21 1966   Obituary for the Mrs. Wilhelmina Creitz the mother of      Easton Express
                                                Reverand George A. Creitz
Dairy Plants                 Aug. 19     1966   Stocker Brothers Milk Co. - Stocker Brothers Dairy         Easton Express
                                                observes 50th anniverrsary.
Danjczek, William F.         April 19    1966   Danjczek, William F., Receives top award (1966             Easton Express
                                                Distinguished Citizens Salesmanship Award). Presedent of
                                                Koh-O- Noor Inc.
Danjczek, William F.         April 19    1966   Receives top award (1966 Distinguished Citizens            Easton Express
                                                Salesmanship Award). President of Koh-I-Noor Inc.
Daughters of American        April 19    1966   Danjczek, William F., Receives top award (1966             Easton Express
Revolution. George Taylor                       Distinguished Citizens Salesmanship Award). Presedent of
Chapter                                         Koh-O- Noor Inc.
Delaware River - Accidents   Feb. 28     1966   Canoe outing ends on the rocks                             Easton Express
Delaware River - Accidents   March 7     1966   Boys rafting on the Delaware are rescued                   Easton Express
Delaware River - Boating     Jan. 21     1966   Engineers to continue study of motorboat channel in        Easton Express
                                                Delaware River. Meeting held at Northampton County
                                                Courthouse. 150 persons attended.
Dentists                     April 28    1966   Obituary for Dr. James J. Maguire, dentist.                Easton Express
Dentists                     June 21     1966   Obit. for Dr. William A. Serfass, dentist.                 Easton Express
Dixie Cup Co.                Aug. 26     1966   American Can (Dixie Cup) agrees to hike in assessment by   Easton Express
                                                county commissioners.
Dixie Cup Co.                July 12     1966   Reassessment of Dixie Cup will be probed by Wilson         Easton Express
                                                Borough. A recent assessment value drop of $600,000
                                                affected the Borough about $15,000 in taxes per year.

Doctors                      25 April    1966   Obituary of Dr. Floyd W. Uhler,                            Easton Express
                                                (eye, ear & throat specialist)
Downtown Improvement Group Jan. 21       1966   New plan for downtown Easton Shopping Mall, pool and       Easton Express
(DIG)                                           skating rink urged. Centre Square and monument to be
                                                center.
Downtown Improvement Group June 3        1966   Telephone course sponsored by DIG                          Easton Express
(DIG)
Downtown Improvement Group June 7               1966   Telephone course sponsored by DIG                            Easton Express     p. 5, illus.
(DIG)
Downtown Improvement Group May 13               1966   Awards to Clyde W. Teel and Kenneth F. Kressler              Easton Express
(DIG)
Dryland Church             Oct. 10              1966   Dryland United Church of Christ Hecktown, PA.                Easton Express     p. 14, illus.
                                                       Cornerstone laid for new church building
Easton Area Public Library       October 11     1966    Ground broken for $588,000 project to double size.          Easton Express     Page 1
                                                                                                                                          Illus.
Easton Express                   July 1         1966   Calendar photo contest for 1967 calendar. Rules.               Easton Express   p. 24
Easton Express                   July 20        1966   12 amateur's photos picked for 1967 Easton Express             Easton Express
                                                       calendar.
Easton Express                   June 20        1966   Photo contest for the next year's calendar.                    Easton Express
Easton Express                   June 25        1966   Photographer Donald L. Riley wins as honorable mention Easton Express           p. 16, illus
                                                       in the annual Pa. newsphoto contest for "The Spirit of
                                                       Easter."
Easton Express                   March 29       1966   Donald W. Diehl appointed editor. Donald P. Keith and S. Easton Express
                                                       Parnell Lewis appointed associate editors. Diehl also
                                                       general manager.
Easton Express                   March 29       1966   Newsroom management changes. Associate editor - news - Easton Express
                                                       S. Parnell Lewis. Associate editor - Features and editorials -
                                                       Donald P. Keith. Editor - Donald W. Diehl.

Easton Express                   Sept. 13, 21   1966   New press unit installed.                                    Easton Express     p. 5, illus
Easton HOSPITAL                  Aug. 27        1966   First male students attended class at Easton hospital        Easton Express
                                                       school of nursing.
Easton Hospital - Bomb           April 27       1966   Nurses' home has bomb scare.                                 Easton Express
Easton Hospital - Emergency      July 14        1966   Emergency room taking shape.                                 Easton Express     p. 16, illus
Room
Easton Hospital Nursing School   Aug. 30        1966   First male student nurses                                    Easton Express     Illus P 1
                                                       admitted.
Easton Hospital Nursing School   Aug. 31        1966   Freshman class parade to center square.                      Easton Express     illus p.20

Easton POST Office               Aug. 24        1966   Renovation being made                                        Easton Express     Illus p.5
Easton Post Office                Jan. 11   1966   New program to speed mail from New York City into           Easton Express
                                                   Lehigh Valley into operation this morning.
Easton Post Office-Zip Code       Jan. 15   1966   One zip code starts for Easton as buses continue to speed   Easton Express
                                                   mail.
Easton Public Library             Feb. 24   1966   Test boring begin [Illus] for new addition.                 Easton Express   P. 5
Easton Public Library             June 15   1966   Mrs. Marguerite Ide elected president                       Easton Express
Easton Public Library             March 1   1966   Name changes to Easton Public Library                       Easton Express
                                                   Also new board appointed.

                                                    Dr. George Creitz, Easton
                                                   Mrs. Marguerite Ide , Easton
                                                   Mr. Charles Stecker, Easton
                                                   Mr. Lafayette Hammon, Palmer Township
                                                   Mr. Charles Palmeri, Lower Mount Bethe
Easton Public Library             Nov. 4    1966    $300,000 bond issue sold for expansion of library.         Easton Express
Easton Public Library             Oct. 11   1966    Ground breaking for new addition on east side of lawn.     Easton Express   P. 1 illus.

Easton Public Library             Sept 13   1966   Bids on library addition total $484,584                     Easton Express
Easton Public Library             June 14   1966   Bid awarded to Gerstenslage co.                             Easton Express
Bookmobile Service
Easton, City of - City Hall       Jan. 8    1966   Boiler explodes. Patrolman hurt.                            Easton Express
Easton, City of - City planning   June 16   1966   Easton Council names Mrs. Burton H. Cohen as assistant      Easton Express
                                                   city planner
Easton, City of - City planning   May 31    1966   Five-year beautification plan outlined by Miss Jurate       Easton Express
                                                   Ziogas, assistant city planner
Easton, City of - Code            July 14   1966   Mayor Smith to name Turney T. Gratz to unit on              Easton Express
enforcement                                        enforcement
Easton, City of - Code            July 18   1966   Mayor Smith to name Turney T. Gratz to unit on              Easton Express
enforcement                                        enforcement
Easton, City of - Code            July 21   1966   Mayor Smith to name Turney T. Gratz to unit on              Easton Express
enforcement                                        enforcement
Easton, City of - Demonstration   April 1   1966   City to ask endorsement from Federal Dept. of Housing       Easton Express
city                                               and Urban Development
Easton, City of - Demonstration    July 18    1966   Final decision by County Commissioners. Easton seeks         Easton Express
city                                                 Demonstration City designation. A delegation headed by
                                                     Mayor Smith is to present formal application for
                                                     designation of Easton as a federal "demonstration."

Easton, City of - Demonstration    July 20    1966   Final decision by County Commissioners. Easton seeks         Easton Express
city                                                 Demonstration City designation. A delegation headed by
                                                     Mayor Smith is to present formal application for
                                                     designation of Easton as a federal "demonstration."

Easton, City of - Demonstration    July 9     1966   Final decision by County Commissioners. Easton seeks         Easton Express
city                                                 Demonstration City designation. A delegation headed by
                                                     Mayor Smith is to present formal application for
                                                     designation of Easton as a federal "demonstration."

Easton, City of - Demonstration    March 3    1966   Easton to seek $15 million in federal assistance as a        Easton Express
city                                                 Demonstration City
Easton, City of - Employees        Jan. 6     1966   Council proposes extra $75. for additional increases -       Easton Express
                                                     firemen and policemen
Easton, City of - Employees         Nov. 16   1966   City Employees Union asks $500. increase for 1967            Easton Express
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Oct. 15   1966   Drill the use of new platform truck at General Aniline and   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Equipment                                            Film Corp.
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Oct. 5    1966   Firemen vote to turn over their pension fund to city         Easton Express
Pensions
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Oct. 22   1966   $400 vandalism to items on park                              Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
Stations - South Side

Easton, City of - Mayors           Aug. 17    1966   Mayor George S. Smith is elected to full term as president Easton Express
                                                     of PA League of Cities
Easton, City of - Police Dept. - May 17       1966   An account (humorous) of local Easton Police Court         Easton Express
Court
Easton, City of - Redevelopment April 29      1966   Our Lady of Lebanon Catholic Church on Lehigh St.            Easton Express
                                                     opposes attempt of officials to enter and appraise church
Easton, City of - Redevelopment July 12        1966   Redevelopment Authority to move 3 offices from 500          Easton Express
                                                      Bushkill Drive to Sitgraves & Ferry St. ,the site of the
                                                      former Hellick Coffee Co.
Easton, City of - Redevelopment June 16        1966   S. 4th & Washington Streets removal work                    Easton Express

Easton, City of - Redevelopment June 7         1966   Article by Easton Express staff writer in 3 parts. Part 1 and Easton Express
                                                      Part 2.
Easton, City of - Redevelopment June 7         1966   Riverside Drive Urban Renewal Area Project okayed by          Easton Express
                                                      authority
Easton, City of - Redevelopment May 3          1966   Our Lady of Lebanon Catholic Church on Lehigh St.             Easton Express
                                                      opposes attempt of officials to enter and appraise church

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Nov. 17        1966   Upon the advice of Federal Housing & Urban Development Easton Express
                                                      representatives, the Easton Redevelopment Authority will
                                                      be named the central relocation bureau for families
                                                      displaced by projects

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Oct. 12        1966   Easton Redevelopment Authority denies charges against it Easton Express
                                                      and Executive Director Dowell
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Oct. 13        1966   Renewal at 4th & Lehigh Sts.                             Easton Express        p. 5, illus.

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Oct. 15        1966   Easton Redevelopment Authority denies charges. Burke        Easton Express
                                                      attacks Rev. Maue statement.
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Oct. 18        1966   Renewal at 4th & Lehigh Sts.                                Easton Express     p.5, illus.

Easton, City of - Streets           Jan. 5     1966   Mitman Road in Forks township is widened                   Easton Express      illus.
Easton, City of - Streets - 15th    Jan. 29    1966   Easton and Wilson discuss light at 15th & Northampton      Easton Express
Street                                                Sts.
Easton, City of - Streets - 25th    Nov. 4     1966   Surveyors work on South 25th St. near Children's Home to Easton Express        p. 23, illus.
Street                                                prepare the road for eventual link joining Palmer Township
                                                      and Legislative Route 48010 in Glendon

Easton, City of - Streets - Bushkill Jan. 22   1966   Zoning board approves apartment development on 11th & Easton Express
Street                                                Bushkill Sts.
Easton, City of - Streets -          Aug. 3     1966   Council votes 4-1 to rebuild entire Lafayette St. length    Easton Express
Lafayette Street
Easton, City of - Streets -          Aug. 8     1966   Council votes 4-1 to rebuild entire Lafayette St. length    Easton Express
Lafayette Street
Easton, City of - Streets -          July 1     1966   Council votes 4-1 to rebuild entire Lafayette St. length    Easton Express
Lafayette Street
Easton, City of - Streets -          May 13     1966   Council votes 4-1 to rebuild entire Lafayette St. length    Easton Express
Lafayette Street
Easton, City of - Streets -          Oct. 26    1966   Council votes 4-1 to rebuild entire Lafayette St. length    Easton Express
Lafayette Street
Easton, City of - Streets -          April 26   1966   Curb to be extended for safety at corner of Washington      Easton Express
Washington Blvd.                                       and Walnut Streets, northeast corner at 9th St.

Easton, City of - Streets -          Sept. 30   1966   Curb to be extended for safety at corner of Washington      Easton Express    p. 5
Washington Blvd.                                       and Walnut Streets, northeast corner at 9th St.

Easton, City of - Streets -Cattell   June 11    1966   Guardrails erected at foot of Cattell St. and McCartney St. Easton Express
Street                                                 at steep hillside along College Avenue

Easton, City of -Streets -           April 28   1966   Council votes 4-1 to rebuild entire Lafayette St. length    Easton Express
Lafayette Street
Easton, South - Recreation           June 4     1966   Community center planned for South Side area                Easton Express
Easton, West - Officials             Dec. 12    1966   Obituary of Victor M. Goodear, mayor of West Easton.        Easton Express

Education - Asa Packer School                   1966   Classes resumed on Monday, Oct. 24, 1966.                   Easton Express

Education - Asa Packer School        Oct. 22    1966   Boiler explosion on Oct. 19, 1966.                          Easton Express

Education - Baseball                 April 25   1966   E.A.H.S. Baseball Field dedicated in memory of Charles W. Easton Express
                                                       Richards. Momument unveiled.
Education - Building Plans           July 26    1966   West Ward school building to be studied by Clyde Klinger. Easton Express
                                                       Several sites in mind but not named.
Education - Building Plans           Nov. 23    1966   Easton School District - 10 - year building plan outlined by Easton Express
                                                       Dr. Edward Tracy, Supt. Of Schools.
Education - Bus Transportation   March 29   1966   EASD to provide bus transportation for pupils in Junior and   Easton Espress
                                                   Senior Highs.
Education - Cheston School       July 14    1966   New school under construction.                                Easton Express   p. 30 illus.
Education - Cheston School       June 25    1966   Progress at new south side school                             Easton Express   p. 24 illus.
Education - Cheston School       Nov. 29    1966   South side school won't be ready before next fall.            Easton Express
Education - Cheston School       Nov. 4     1966   Work goes forward at South Side school project.               Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Education - Curriculum           Aug. 16    1966   Initial teaching alphabet okayed by Easton Area Joint         Easton Express
                                                   School Board.
Education - Curriculum           March 22   1966   Easton Area School District. Curriculum changes okayed by     Easton Express
                                                   Education Committee.
Education - Curriculum -         Oct. 8     1966   Special enrichment classes begin at E.A.H.S. 6 area school    Easton Express   p. 7 illus.
Enrichment                                         districts represented - a total of 276 students.

Education - Curriculum - Science March 30   1966   Easton Junior High pupil places first in natural science      Easton Express
                                                   division in 20th annual Lehigh Valley Science Fair. (Henry
                                                   Carter, 9th grade).
Education - Custodians           Oct. 11    1966   Easton Area School District committee discusses custodial     Easton Express
                                                   needs and salaries.
Education - Dress                June 3     1966   Easton Area High School Crazy Day - students dress in         Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                   unusual manner.
Education - Easton Junior High   Sept. 15   1966   Featured in book by 2 professors. "Independent Study in       Easton Express
School                                             Secondary Schools" by Wm. M. Alexander and Vynee A.
                                                   Hynes. Univ. of Florida Press.
Education - Employees            April 25   1966   Charles W. Richards baseball field at E.A.H.S. dedicated at   Easton Express
                                                   ceremonies. Monument unveiled.
Education - Forks School         May 12     1966   Flag design for school flag won by Alan Babp.                 Easton Express   p. 33 illus.
Education - Forks School         Nov. 15    1966   Committee okays memorial to Edgar Rape, ex- custodian         Easton Express
                                                   to be an outside clock on school building.
Education - Forks School         Nov. 29    1966   Memorial planned for Edgar Rape, custodian.                   Easton Express
Education - Freedom Shrine       May 28     1966   Easton Area High School rededicates Freedom Shrine.           Easton Express

Education - Gifted Children      Sept. 28   1966   County to sponsor program for 300 "gifted" children.          Easton Express
Education - Head Start           July 19    1966   A third Head Start Program approved by Easton Area Joint Easton Express
                                                   School Board. Cost $90,392 and to serve 75 children in
                                                   Easton. A federal grant is expected to meet 90% of cost.
                                                   Mrs. Judith Chase, full- time director.

Education - Head Start           May 5      1966   Head Start Program resumes at 2 centers, St. Paul's       Easton Express
                                                   Church, Berwick & Reynolds St. and Second Baptist Church,
                                                   South 6th St.
Education - Head Start           Sept. 21   1966   Head Start Program funds approved.                        Easton Express
Education - Honorees             May 6      1966    PTA honors Superintendent and Retirees. Tracy receives Easton Express
                                                   life membership in National PTA. Honored retirees have a
                                                   combined total fo 281 years. Merrill Cassebaum 41, Mrs.
                                                   Helen Baumann 51, Miss Margaret Flynn 49, Miss Jessie
                                                   Frankenfield 41, Miss Phyllis

Education - Honorees (EHS Day)   April 1    1966   18th annual EHS Day honored George W. Draper II, Chief   Easton Express
                                                   Counsel of U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Renewal.
                                                   Graduated in 1937.
Education - Jointure             Jan. 22    1966   Court fails to indicate when decision will be made in    Easton Express
                                                   Wilson appeal.
Education - Jointure             Jan. 5     1966   Easton and Williams Township authorize school jointure   Easton Express
                                                   draft.
Education - Jointure             March 10   1966   Wilson Joint School Board defeats move to modify Supt.   Easton Express
                                                   Tollinger's contract.
Education - Libraries            May 20     1966   School library study ordered by committee of Easton      Easton Express
                                                   schools.
Education - Moravian Seminary    Aug. 17    1966   New Illick House dormitory destroyed by fire.            Easton Express    p. 1 illus.
for Girls
Education - Moravian Seminary    Aug. 26    1966   Mobile homes to house girls. Illick House Dormitory      Easton Express
for Girls                                          housing 41 girls burned.
Education - Moravian Seminary    June 13    1966   Moravian Seminary lists plans for development -dormitory Easton Express    p. 5 illus.
for Girls                                          and science hall at Green Pond.
Education - Moravian Seminary    Oct. 4     1966   New dormitory.                                           Easton Express
for Girls
Education - Moravian Seminary Sept. 12    1966   Move into mobile homes being used for dormitories.          Easton Express     p. 16 illus.
for Girls
Education - Muhlenberg College Aug. 18    1966   Graduate arrested on charge of threat to kill Johnson,      Easton Express
                                                 injure Scranton and wife. Leonard Fairorth, 26 of
                                                 Philadelphia, a 1962 graduate.
Education - Northampton County April 14   1966   Community College is approved for Northampton,              Easton Express
Area Community College                           Monroe, Pike by State Board of Education. To be named
                                                 Gov. George Wolf Community College but to carry the
                                                 corporate name of the Community College of the
                                                 Northampton County Area.
Education - Northampton County Dec. 21    1966   Dr. Richard C. Richardson named first president.            Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Dec. 22    1966   Community college for the Northampton County area to        Easton Express
Area Community College                           open in September 1967.

Education - Northampton County July 14    1966   Joseph W. Kuebler heads curriculum unit.                    Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County June 14    1966   Dr. James S. Tresslar, Assistant Superintendant of          Easton Express
Area Community College                           Northampton County schools withdraws as college
                                                 trustee.
Education - Northampton County May 28     1966   !0 trustees are proposed.                                   Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Sept. 1    1966   Architectural firm hired to investigate and evaluate site for Easton Express
Area Community College                           community college.

Education - Northampton County Sept. 15   1966   Board inspects 8 potential sites.                           Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Sept. 22   1966   Talks are held on Gracedale as college site.                Easton Express
Area Community College
Emergency Squad               Jan. 29      1966   Easton Emergency Squad, hospital are alerted for non-       Easton Express
                                                  existent accident.
Emergency Squad               Oct. 7       1966   Flag presented by Alpha, N.J., Camp 113, woodman of the Easton Express         p. 12, illus
                                                  world.
Faisal                        June 24      1966   King Faisal of Saudi Arabia. 2 local Rabbis (Feinsilver and Easton Express
                                                  Shargel) comment on King's remarks concerning Jews.

Fehnel Family                 June 18      1966   Nazareth family to celebrate five generations of male       Easton Express
                                                  members of the family on Father's Day.
Finesville, N.J.              Feb. 10      1966   U.S. Post office to be discontinued Feb. 25; to be replaced Easton Express
                                                  by a rural station operated by Howard Fine, an insurance
                                                  agent. Mail to be handled through Phillipsburg Post office.

Fishing                       May 16       1966   8 area fisherman catch more than 1,000 mackeral off           Easton Express   p. 25, illus
                                                  Barnaget Light, N.J.
Flag - History                July 8       1966   Telegram to EPL notes anniversary of Easton flag.             Easton Express
Flags                         March 2, 7   1966   Easton resident for desecrating flag in Centre Square.        Easton Express
                                                  Albert Pragit arrested. Later taken to county prison, bail of
                                                  $600. Then removed to Allentown state hospital for tests.

Forks Township - Industries   Aug. 18      1966   New plant to employ 200 country miss. Located on         Easton Express
                                                  Kesslerville and Tatamy Roads.
Forks Township - Industries   Aug. 3       1966   Ground broken for 2nd plant in area in 15 days. Harvel   Easton Express        p. 5, illus
                                                  Plastics, Inc.
Forks Township - Recreation   June 10      1966   Recreational area plan to seek State, Federal recreation Easton Express
                                                  aid. Area is to be Northampton portion of the Violet
                                                  DeWalt property, just West of the township firehouse.
                                                  Bounded on the North by Forks Garden development and
                                                  East by properties owned by Oscar Falk

Forks Township - Recreation   May 13       1966   Gets plan for recreational facilities.                      Easton Express
Forks Township - Recreation   May 19       1966   Map presented.                                              Easton Express
Forks Township - Sewerage     April 22     1966   Contract of Easton action on sewage costs.                  Easton Express
Forks Township - Sewerage     June 17      1966   Fork okays final sewer plans.                               Easton Express
Forks Township - Water      July 21       1966    Forks creates new water district as residents protest.       Easton Express

Gas                         Jan. 7        1966    Gas Works Property sold for $75,000. Located at North        Easton Express
                                                  Riverside Drive, Green and Snyder Streets. Had been
                                                  leased to A & H Sportswear Inc., Pen Argyl. They will
                                                  expand facilities. Manufactures girls and women's
                                                  swimsuits under label of Penbrooke Swim Suits

Gas Works                   Jan. 8        1966    The old Easton Gas Works property at North Riverside         Easton Express
                                                  Drive, Green and Snyder Streets leased to A.& H.
                                                  Sportswear, Inc. Pen Argyl.
Goats                       May 5         1966    Quintuplets born to goat owned by Reuben Reese, Wind         Easton Express
                                                  Gap, R.D. #1. "Cora" had twins in 1963, triplets in 1964,
                                                  Quadruplets in 1965.
Golf                        May 12        1966    Easton drops golf course plan and offers data to Forks       Easton Express
                                                  Township.
Golf                        Oct. 22, 24   1966    Bride caddies for husband after golf course wedding of       Easton Express   p. 26, illus
                                                  Carmen Polumbo and Mazie Boder.
Gracedale - Employees       Jan. 11       1966    Pay increases for all employees.                             Easton Express
Gracedale (County Home)     Dec. 12       1966    Memorial plaque unveiled for Dr. Earl B. Hartman of          Easton Express   p. 26, illus
                                                  Nazareth.
Granaham, Kathryn O'Hay     June 10, Sept. 1966   Eastonian was U.S. treasurer of the mint.                    Easton Express
                            20, Nov. 22

Granaham, Mrs. Kathryn E.   Aug. 19       1966    Plan to care for her and to manage her affairs.              Easton Express
Granaham, Mrs. Kathryn E.   June 10       1966    Ill of brain surgery.                                        Easton Express
Granaham, Mrs. Kathryn E.   May 29        1966    Judge of Orphans Court set aside a petition to adjudge her   Easton Express
                                                  incompetent.
Green, Traill               Aug. 31       1966    Monument in Easton Cemetery cleaned.                         Easton Express   p. 4, illus
Hackett Park                July 11       1966    Jaycees start park cleanup work.                             Easton Express
Hackett Park                July 16       1966    Jaycees to develop park.                                     Easton Express   p. 5, illus &
                                                                                                                                map
Hackett Park                June 2        1966    Jaycees plan to improve area.                                Easton Express
Hackett Park - Bomb              Aug. 18    1966   Police disarmed a homemade bomb of 21 sticks of       Easton Express
                                                   dynamite at the Park after a telephone tip.
Harkers Hollow Golf Club          June 20   1966   $1200 in cash, checks stolen.                         Easton Express         p. 8, illus
Heath Village, Hackettstown, N.J. Oct. 28   1966   Retirement community. Antiques in Heath House Lounge. Easton Express         p. 8, illus

Heymann, Harry                   March 14   1966   Obit.                                                       Easton Express
Hillcrest Club                   March 10   1966   Fire.                                                       Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Hillcrest Club                   March 10   1966   Started in 1918; designed by George Morgebstern of          Easton Express
                                                   Easton for Ingersoll-Rand to be used as a social club and
                                                   meeting place for company employees.
Hillcrest Club                   March 9    1966   Well known civic and social club destroyed by fire.         Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Hillcrest Club                   March 9    1966   Started in 1918; designed by George Morgebstern of          Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   Easton for Ingersoll-Rand to be used as a social club and
                                                   meeting place for company employees.
Housing                          Aug. 19    1966   Easton Housing Authority changes policy of maintaining      Easton Express
                                                   race balance in local projects.
Housing                          Oct. 11    1966   Mayor recommends discharge of Gratz as code team head.      Easton Express   p. 1

Housing - Elderly                Jan. 21    1966   State supreme court upholds public housing for aged in    Easton Express
                                                   Easton.
Housing - Elderly                March 9    1966   Units (100) for the elderly planned at 4th and Washington Easton Express     p. 5, illus
                                                   Sts.
Housing - Elderly                May 28     1966   Break ground for new 100-unit building at 4th &           Easton Express
                                                   Washington Streets. Additional units for the elderly.

Housing - Kennedy Gardens        Oct. 15    1966   Canal Street, 75-units constructed by Easton Arms, a non-   Easton Express
                                                   profit agency created by Local 367 of the Electrical
                                                   Workers Union. Open house.
Housing - Rent                   April 15   1966   Authority (Easton Housing) voted to apply for rent          Easton Express
                                                   supplement program of 100 units.
Housing - South Side             June 14    1966   Wall collapses in home on the South Side (Easton).          Easton Express   p. 4, illus
Howell Family                    May 25     1966   Phillipsburg's oldest house may be razed.                   Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Hunterdon Medical Center         June 30    1966   New diagnostic wing dedicated to president of trustees -    Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                   Lloyd B. Wescott.
Hunterdon Medical Center    Oct. 3      1966   Medical center dedicates new wing.                        Easton Express       p. 8, illus
Jewish Community Center     March 28    1966   Levin, Fred honored for service to Jewish Appeal. 5       Easton Express
                                               decades of community service at the Jewish Community
                                               Center.
Jews                        March 14    1966   Jewish Welfare Appeal honors Ebner S. Abrams for service. Easton Express

Juvenile Home - Staff       Jan. 3      1966   2 ex-policemen and wives to supervise juvenile home.          Easton Express

Kennedy, John F.            June 9      1966   A life-sized marble sculpture "Father's love," by Jerraccio   Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                               Vezzoni, Italian artist of Spartaco, Italy. Commissioned by
                                               Father John J. Reilly for St. Augustine School in Franklin
                                               Park, N.J. Dedication on Father's Day, June 19.

Kennedy, John F. Memorial   July 2      1966   Dedication of 60 foot high monument in Israel dedicated       Easton Express
                                               to John F. Kennedy. Judge Clinton Palmer to attend.

Kittatinny Mountain         May 9       1966   655 join in demonstration aimed at preserving scenic Lake     Easton Express
                                               on Kittatinny Mountain.
Kressler, Kenneth F.        July 12     1966   Colonial garden adjacent to George Taylor house to be         Easton Express
                                               dedicated in his honor. Lehigh - Delaware Development
                                               Council, Inc. launched campaign for $10,000 ot purchase
                                               property at 58 S. 4th St.
Kressler, Kenneth F.        July 30     1966   20% of goal obtained.                                         Easton Express
Kressler, Kenneth F.        Oct. 1      1966   Will.                                                         Easton Express
Kressler, Kenneth F.        Oct. 15     1966   Memorialized by garden plantings will begin Spring.           Easton Express
                                               Easton's colonial garden next to George Taylor house.

Kressler, Kenneth F.        Sept. 23q   1966   Obituary.                                                     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Kressler, Kenneth F.        Sept. 24    1966   Editorial.                                                    Easton Express
Ku Klux Klan                April 13    1966   Plans to hold to area rallies.                                Easton Express
Ku Klux Klan                April 14    1966   Valley Klan is headed by Easton Businessman.                  Easton Express
Ku Klux Klan                April 18    1966   NAACP boycott threatened in Klan's rallies.                   Easton Express
Ku Klux Klan                April 22    1966   Plans for Klan rallies in area may face snag.                 Easton Express
Ku Klux Klan                       April 22   1966   Jewish leader, Jack Sher proposes that the Jewish group          Easton Express
                                                     watch Klan and the John Birch Society.
Ku Klux Klan                       April 25   1966   Rallies in area are postponed.                                   Easton Express
Kuebler, Joseph W.                 March 30   1966   Named executive director of Industrial Promotion Division        Easton Express
                                                     of the Easton Area Chamber of Commerce.
Lafayette College - Ford           Feb. 26    1966   Ford Foundation goal (7 million dollars) is over the top.        Easton Express
Foundation
Lafayette College - Fraternities   Feb. 17    1966   Sigma Chi surrenders charter to national fraternity after        Easton Express
                                                     the latter refused to approve the initiation of a pledge who
                                                     is of Korean descent.
Lafayette College - Fraternities   March 28   1966   Sigma Phi Chi Fraternity initiated an American of Korean         Easton Express
                                                     ancestry. The fraternity severed relations last month with
                                                     the national unit.
Lafayette College - Gifts          June 6     1966   $100,000. gift by oldest returning graduate, Joseph T.           Easton Express
                                                     Losee, 92-year-old lawyer of Patchogue, N.Y. Gift is
                                                     unrestricted.
Lafayette College - Music          June 7     1966   The Cyrkle, a Lafayette trio, will join Beatles on the Aug 12-   Easton Express
                                                     29 American Tour.
Lafayette College - Presidents     March 15   1966   Obituary of Dr. Ralph Hutchison, president of Lafayette          Easton Express
                                                     College from 1945 to 1957. He died of leukemia March 15,
                                                     1966.
Lafayette College - Recreation     April 22   1966   College church sponsors campus coffee house.                     Easton Express

Lafayette College - Recreation     April 23   1966   College church sponsors campus coffee house.                     Easton Express

Lafayette College - Religion       March 9    1966   Interfaith chapel dedication set for Friday, March 11, 1966. Easton Express

Lafayette College - Students    June 20       1966   Track star William Stanley hurt in Route 611 crash.              Easton Express
Lafayette College - Vietnam War March 23      1966   200 expected to give blood for the armed forces in               Easton Express
                                                     Vietnam.
Lafayette College - Vietnam War May 14        1966   560 take draft tests given at Lafayette College.                 Easton Express
Lambertville, NJ - Homes     July       1966   James Wilson Marshall's home in Lambertville will               Easton Express
                                               probably be razed if no one purchases it by Sept. 1, 1966.

Lehigh & Hudson Railroad -   March 3    1966   Hudson yard in Phillipsburg. 95-car Lehigh & Hudson             Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Wrecks                                         Railroad.
Lehigh River                 Sept. 29   1966   Flow to be measured at Hugh Moore Parkway between               Easton Express   p. 12, illus.
                                               Glendon and West Easton.
Lehigh River - Dam           Jan. 4     1966   State agrees to repair chain dam on Lehigh River with           Easton Express
                                               unallocated funds.
Lehigh River - Dam           Jan. 6     1966   Dam at Glendon deeded by Easton City Council to PA              Easton Express
                                               General State Authority. Chain dam is to be repaired at an
                                               estimated cost of $335,000.
Lehigh River - Pollution     July 27    1966   Critical pollution of Lehigh River is discussed by basin        Easton Express
                                               commission at water quality conference.
Lehigh Valley Railroad       Nov. 28    1966   105-ton machine moved through area via L.V.R.R.                 Easton Express   p. 42, illus
Lippizzanar horses           Aug. 5     1966   Appear at Allentown Fair on Aug. 5, 1966                        Easton Express
Loitering                    Dec. 27    1966   Judge challenges city ordinances in loitering case.             Easton Express
Malone, Dorothy              May 16     1966   TV star (Dorothy Malone of the TV show Peyton Place)            Easton Express
                                               opens flower show at Hess's store in Allentown.

Markets - Centre Square      Nov. 14    1966   Mrs. Henry Trout, Asbury, R.D. has stand at market and is       Easton Express   p. 15, illus
                                               winner of many blue ribbons for her recipes.
Marshall, James              Oct. 31    1966   Home in Lambertville, N.J. turned over to state of N.J. as      Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                               an historic site.
Marshall's Creek             June 25    1966   Tiny community recalls tragic 1964 truck blast. Plaque to       Easton Express   p. 25, illus
                                               be erected.
Medicare                     Aug. 18    1966   Mrs. Minna Ven Ness age 102 and daughter, Mrs. Grace C.         Easton Express
                                               Pipher, 78 receive medicare. First persons in nation to
                                               receive health insurance cards. Both live at 124 S. 12th St.,
                                               Easton.
Medicare                     July 9     1966   No rush of elderly seen at area hospitals during first week     Easton Express
                                               of medicare.
Medicare                     June 14    1966   Easton Hospital gets agreement on medicare.                     Easton Express
Medicare                     June 25    1966   Region's hospitals ready for medicare patients.                 Easton Express
Memorial Day                   July 1     1966   Memorial Day Boat made by Joseph Nemeth to be                 Easton Express
                                                 launched on July 4 in Delaware River.
Memorial Day                   July 19    1966   Whittling, Joe Nemeth, N. Delaware Drive. Makes small         Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                 objects. Also carves the Memorial Day boat.
Meteors                        April 26   1966   Brilliant ball of light seen in sky here is believed to hae   Easton Express
                                                 been falling meteor.
Meuser Park                    Oct. 11    1966   Werkheiser reports a profit of $15,717.                       Easton Express
Monument - Cleaning            Oct. 28    1966   Northampton County to clean the monument at a cost of         Easton Express
                                                 $990. Steam & acid bath - Allied Maintainence and
                                                 Painting of Bethlehem, Pa.
Moore Township - Grange        Sept. 3    1966   Star Grange to mark 75th anniversary.                         Easton Express
Mt. Bethel Township            Sept. 1    1966   Proposed medical center acquires 700 acres of land.           Easton Express
Murder                         May 5      1966   Shot to death and assailant takes his life. Mrs. Joyce        Easton Express
                                                 Marshall Castiglia shot by boyfriend, Clifford Hannis.

Nazareth, Pa. - Fairgrounds    July 21    1966   Grandstand torn down. 75 years old.                           Easton Express   p. 36, illus
Nazareth, Pa. - Fairgrounds    July 21    1966   Old grandstand at Fairground race tract more than 75          Easton Express
                                                 years old.
Nazareth, Pa. - Library        Nov. 18    1966   Trumbower home to become Nazareth Library next year.          Easton Express   p. 2, illus

Nazareth, Pa. - Speedway       Oct. 14    1966   1st program Sunday, Oct. 16, 1966.                            Easton Express   p. 28
Negroes - Elections            Aug. 22    1966   Easton Negroes challenged to vote.                            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Negroes - Elections            Aug. 29    1966   100 new voters registered in Easton N.A.A.C.P. drive.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Negroes - NAACP                June 20    1966   Banquet at Elks. Miss Pauline Frederick is speaker.           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Negroes - NAACP                Oct. 22    1966   Queen crowned.                                                Easton Express   p. 13, illus
NOW Program                    Sept. 30   1966   Reorganize and will open Oct. 10, 1966.                       Easton Express
Palmer Lions - Swimming Pool   Oct. 10    1966   Swimming pool. Shrubs planted.                                Easton Express   p. 27, illus

Palmer Township - Census       Jan. 4     1966   To ask Federal Census of population. Believed that            Easton Express
                                                 population to be over 10,000. 1960 census figure was
                                                 8,823.
Palmer Township - Census       May 17     1966   Special census to start Monday May 23.                        Easton Express
Palmer Township - Education     April 14      1966   Hears plan to sell, lease a 50 ft. strip of school land at the   Easton Express
                                                     eastern edge. Purpose of providing an entrance roadway
                                                     to a proposed 160 unit apartment, housing development.

Palmer Township - Fire Co.      Jan. 18       1966   2nd firehouse suggested.                                         Easton Express
Palmer Township - Fire Co.      July 13, 14   1966   Fire Company stand closed at carnival - money pitch and          Easton Express   p. 2, illus
                                                     wheel device stands closed up.
Palmer Township - Fire Co.      July 22       1966   Four trustees of fire company arraigned for gambling             Easton Express
                                                     device at annual carnival.
Palmer Township - Municipal     Jan. 5        1966   Municipal building on Freemansburg Highway newly                 Easton Express   p. 33, illus
Building                                             renovated. Cost $30,000. Started Oct. 1, 1965. Charles
                                                     Hoffman & Son Inc., Contractors.
Palmer Township - Recreation    Oct. 11       1966   New fieldhouse dedicated by P.T. Athletic Association.           Easton Express   p. 22, illus

Palmer, Judge Clinton Budd      July 26       1966   Account of his visit to Israel for dedication of J.F. Kennedy    Easton Express   p. 13
                                                     memorial.
Parking                         April 13      1966   300 more parking spaces in $300,000 downtown Easton              Easton Express
                                                     project.
Parking                         Oct. 14       1966   First lease signed to add to downtown parking areas (319-        Easton Express
                                                     331 Ferry St., owned by Raymond Baurkot) 70 off-street
                                                     parking spaces.
Pen Argyl, Pa. - Parks          Sept. 5       1966   Weona Park stand dedicated by Lookout Volunteer Fire Co.         Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Petersville Emmanuel Church     Aug. 29       1966   243th anniversary.                                               Easton Express

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches   Oct. 10       1966   Wesley Methodist Church, Phillipsburg, N.J. Wing                 Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                     dedicated.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches   Oct. 11       1966   Sts. Peter and Paul Byzantine Rite Catholic Church;              Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                                     Phillipsburg, N.J. marks 50th year of founding.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches   Oct. 11       1966   Byzantine Rite Church marks 50th year of founding in             Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                                     Phillipsburg, N.J. Sts. Peter and Paul Byzantine Rite Catholic
                                                     Church.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Columbus   Oct. 10       1966   Riverside Park Columbus Day Ceremonies at statue in park.        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Statue
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Columbus      Oct. 12    1966   Illus. of wreath laying on Columbus Day.                        Easton Express
Statue
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education     Nov. 15    1966   Phillipsburg School Board To study facility needs.        Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education     Oct. 18    1966   School board honors creator of arboretum. Tree planted in Easton Express         p. 2, illus
                                                     honor of Harvey C. Morgenstern. Started in 1953.

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Fire           July 30   1966   Social member (William F. Coyle, Jr.) fined $400 for            Easton Express
Companies                                            phoning false alarms.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Historic Homes July 1    1966   Group is formed to push Howell house relocation.                Easton Express

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Historic Homes May 25    1966   Oldest house, the Howell house, may be razed.                   Easton Express

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Housing       March 2    1966   John F. Donnell apartments scheduled for occupancy on           Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                     March 21. Six story, 76 unit for the elderly.

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Housing       May 16     1966   O'Donnell Apartments dedicated in Phillipsburg.                 Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       Aug. 24    1966   Commission accepts Ingersoll-Rand land offer for Library,       Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                     Town Hall.                                                                       p. 8, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       Feb. 18    1966   N.J. library services and construction Act Advisory Board       Easton Express
                                                     recommends $64,000 granted toward the new public
                                                     library.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       July 14    1966   Library proposed site map, showing two suggested areas.         Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                     Armory Tract, Bentley Park.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       July 2     1966   Bentley Park fades as site for library.                         Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       July 22    1966   Library trustees agree to build on Frost Avenue if town can     Easton Express
                                                     obtain site.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       July 6     1966   Commissioners ask library for meeting concerning site of        Easton Express
                                                     new library.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       June 22    1966   Opens drive to switch site of new library to near Bentley       Easton Express
                                                     Park.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       June 24    1966   Bentley Park Site plan (for new library) fails to deter board   Easton Express
                                                     (library).
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library       June 9     1966   Proposed library building.                                      Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Literature    July 22    1966   Angelo DeLuca, poet of Phillipsburg, N.J.                       Easton Express   p. 12, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal   June 1     1966   Norton bans major repairs to town hall.                          Easton Express
Building
Physics Book                     Aug. 20    1966   Dedicated to Easton teachers. "Design of film bearings," by      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   Paul R. Teirmpler who received his high school education
                                                   in Easton. Book dedicated to: Floyd A. Brotzman, Hobart D.
                                                   Heisler.
Pigeons                          March 16   1966   Toll bridge group awards contract to end pigeon problem          Easton Express
                                                   on spans line.
Pocono Mountains                 May 20     1966   Special edition in Easton Express.                               Easton Express
Pocono Wild Animal Farm          April 11   1966   Fire. Firemen save wild animals as barn roof falls.              Easton Express
Pocono Wild Animal Farm          April 12   1966   Fire at animal barn - valuable animals saved by quick            Easton Express
                                                   action of Stroudsburg Township Fire Co.
Polish Shrine Doylestown, PA     Oct. 13    1966    President Johnson expected to aid Sunday dedication of          Easton Express   p. 1& 24, illus.
                                                   new shrine
Portland, Pa. - Railroads        April 28   1966   Demolition of Lehigh and New England Railroad bridge at          Easton Express
                                                   Portland.
Project 70                       July 26    1966   A site in Lower Mount Bethel and Washington Township             Easton Express
                                                   on the Little Martins Creek. Site to be developed as
                                                   camping and picnicking ground.
Railroad - Engines               Oct. 12    1966   Steam engine will pull special train into area. Run on           Easton Express
                                                   Sunday from Jersey City, N.J. to Jim Thorpe on Jersey
                                                   Central Lines.
Railroad - Engines               Oct. 17    1966   Steam engine #127 from Bethlehem to Jim Thorpe with              Easton Express   p. 25, illus
                                                   700 passengers.
Railroads - Wrecks               Jan. 5     1966   Phillipsburg, N.J. Train hits car at crossing in Union Square.   Easton Express

Rape                             July 28    1966   Brooklyn nurse raped at Holiday Inn on Route 309 near            Easton Express
                                                   Allentown, PA.
Raymond, Ward                    Feb. 23    1966   Honored by American Society of Mechanical Engineers.             Easton Express

Reibman, Jeanette                Feb. 2     1966   Editorial. Comment on her work in Penna. Legislature.            Easton Express
Reinterment                        April 13      1966   Judith Fenstermacher Merkel's reburial. Body moved from                        Article located
                                                        Juaniata County. Woman's body now rests peacefully in                          in the
                                                        Berks cemetery.                                                                Allentown Call
                                                                                                                                       Chronicle.


Retarded Children                  July 26       1966   Lehigh Valley Association for Retarded Children Kurtz         Easton Express   p. 19, illus
                                                        building in Bethlehem to be renovated into a
                                                        comprehensive workshop. Cost $117,338. Architect: Hugh
                                                        Moore Jr.
Rhodin, Eric                       March 16      1966   To publish a book: "Newspapermen: an introduction to          Easton Express
                                                        journalism."
Rhodin, Eric                       May 25        1966   Local author was honored by Moravian College.                 Easton Express
Riegelsville, N.J. - Post Office   Feb. 10       1966   U.S. Post Office to be discontinued Feb. 25 and to be         Easton Express
                                                        replaced with a rural station which Richard Flores will
                                                        operate. Mail to be handled through Phillipsburg Post
                                                        Office.
Riegelsville, Pa.                  Aug. 13       1966   Reuben Winimer collects and makes clocks.                     Easton Express   p. 14, illus
Riegelsville, Pa. - Library        Nov. 14       1966   Arts and crafts Christmas sale for benefit of library fund.   Easton Express   p. 4, illus

Roads - Bushkill Drive             July 7        1966   No immediate plans to repair drive.                           Easton Express
Roads - Bushkill Drive             Oct. 22       1966   Two major portions of Bushkill Drive to be relocated.         Easton Express

Roads - Bushkill Drive             Oct. 24       1966   Proposed relocation map.                                      Easton Express   p. 22, illus
Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway      Jan. 25       1966   Workmen drill holes for medial barrier.                       Easton Express   p. 18, illus

Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway      Jan. 6        1966   Workmen drill holes for medial barrier.                       Easton Express

Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway      July 20, 28   1966   Scranton to consider plea for barriers on thruway.            Easton Express

Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway      Nov. 12       1966   Firm (Berger Associates) to study upgrading L. V. Thruway. Easton Express

Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway      Nov. 23       1966   "Cemetery Curve."                                             Easton Express   p. 57, illus
Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway   Nov. 28    1966   Pa. Highway Dept. announces that a study of L. V. T. from     Easton Express
                                                  Fogelsville through Easton is expected to be finished by
                                                  midsummer.
Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway   Oct. 31    1966   Accident of tractor trailer truck carrying load of whiskey.   Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Roads - Route 611               Dec. 7     1966   New Route 611 construction to begin in 1968.                  Easton Express
Roads - Route 611               Jan. 29    1966   Scenic Route 611 plan approved at meeting of city, county     Easton Express
                                                  officials.
Roads - Route 611               Oct. 21    1966   On Route 611 at Riegelsville. 10 tons block highway.          Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Rock Concerts                   Oct. 17    1966   The Cyrkle trio to appear at Horn's.                          Easton Express
Rock Concerts                   Oct. 20    1966   Former Lafayette students now top rock & roll group.          Easton Express   p. 46, illus
                                                  Known as the Cyrkle.
Roseto, Pa. - Health            Jan. 10    1966   Reseachers challenge medical report about residents of        Easton Express   p. 3
                                                  Roseto.
Saba, David                     May 25     1966   Obituary. Retired Easton merchant. One of early settlers of   Easton Express
                                                  the Lebanese Colony in Easton.
Sales Tax                       July 8     1966   Pa. stores with branches in N.J. must collect, use tax,       Easton Express
                                                  bureau rules.
Sales Tax                       June 30    1966   Public meeting for Warren County.                             Easton Express   p. 8, illus
School - Students               June 16    1966   EAHS - 1966 graduates - 690. Valedictorians based their       Easton Express
                                                  talk on topics of local government. Urban renewal - Lois
                                                  Dech. Jointure (Easton-Wilson) - Charles Woernle.
                                                  Medicate - James Maguire. Community College - Patricia
                                                  Lucich. City Politics - Evan St

Schools - Principals            Feb. 22    1966   Stanley E. Steigerwalt approved as interim principal of      Easton Express
                                                  EAHS - until June 30.
Schools - Principals            Jan. 5     1966   E.A.H.S. Principal Peterson resigns effective March 1, 1966. Easton Express

Schools - Principals            June 21    1966   Stanley E. Steigerwalt elected principal after long debate.   Easton Express

Schools - Principals            Sept. 20   1966   Erb, Albert S. Assistant Supt. Of Easton Area School          Easton Express
                                                  District to retire July 1, 1967.
Schools - School Boards     April 19   1966   EASD board approves administrative re-organization by 13 - Easton Express
                                              3. The new chart makes the superintendent solely
                                              responsible to the board, would create 3 positions of asst.
                                              supt. And continue the position of secretary-business
                                              manager. All would report to su

Schools - Students          July 13    1966   Senior student, Joe Braido attended 4-day convention of Easton Express           p. 5 illus.
                                              the National Association of Student Councils held at Lakes
                                              High School, Tacoma Washington.

Schools - Students          Nov. 25    1966   Police laud pupils for bonfire cooperation.                     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Superintendents   April 13   1966   Edward Tracy renamed Easton schools superintendent.             Easton Express

Schools - Superintendents   April 9    1966   Auld, John T. Supt. Of Elementary Education of EASD.            Easton Express
                                              Obituary.
Schools - Superintendents   July 7     1966   Easton Area School Board committee okays election of 3          Easton Express
                                              superintendents.
Schools - Superintendents   June 10    1966   Edward Tracy to get doctorate from Lehigh.                      Easton Express
Schools - Superintendents   Nov. 1     1966   Dr. Edward Tracy. Supt. Of Schools to give decision to the      Easton Express
                                              Shamokin Area School by Dec. 1. Considering candidacy as
                                              superintendent of system.

Schools - Superintendents   Oct. 25    1966   Tracy - Vote of confidence taken at school board meeting. Easton Express

Schools - Superintendents   Oct. 26    1966   Tracy - Vote of confidence - editorial                          Easton Express
Schools - Superintendents   Oct. 29    1966   Edward Tracy considered for position of supt. Of Shamokin       Easton Express
                                              Area Joint School System.
Schools - Taxation          July 1     1966   Easton Area School District's taxable real estate value         Easton Express   p. 5
                                              rises.
Schools - Taxation          June 7     1966   Easton School District - Slates 2-will property tax increase.   Easton Express
                                              Rise from 22 1/2 to 24 1/2 as of July 1.
Schools - Teachers   Aug. 23    1966   Easton Area School District hires 9 out of 10 proposed        Easton Express
                                       teachers. Go into executive session for discussion - one
                                       teacher, Randolph Taylor, not hired. Many letter to the
                                       editor follow - on radio "Voice of the People. Special
                                       meeting to be held for furthe

Schools - Teachers   July 23    1966   Notestine, W. Clyte (Notey), ex-basketball coach of EHS.      Easton Express
                                       Obituary.
Schools - Teachers   June 4     1966   Daugherty, Mrs. Grace S. Was elementary French teacher        Easton Express
                                       in Easton school system. Obituary.
Schools - Teachers   March 21   1966   Davison, Mrs. Mary Cline. Former EHS English teacher.         Easton Express
                                       Obituary.
Schools - Tracy      Aug. 10    1966   Forks - Palmer elementary school off Tatamy Road.             Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Tracy      Oct. 31    1966   Forks - Palmer. Ground broken for school. 21 acre site -      Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                       28 classrooms.
Schools - Voc-Tech   Dec. 9     1966   V-T School site to be located in Forks at a future date. No   Easton Express
                                       pertinant site listed.
Schools - Voc-Tech   June 10    1966   Practical nurse training course will get under way this       Easton Express
                                       summer. To be sponsored by Easton Area Vocational-
                                       Technical School District.
Schools - Voc-Tech   Oct. 7     1966   Automative Tools presented to Area II Vocational              Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                       Technical School by Ingersoll Rand Co.
Schools - Voc-Tech   Oct. 7     1966   V-T School curriculum for 2 year research program             Easton Express
                                       authorized.
Schools - Voc-Tech   Sept. 6    1966   Area Vocational-Technical School begins practical nursing     Easton Express   p. 17 illus.
                                       course.
Schools - Wolf       Dec. 13    1966   PTA remains unsatisfied with school's condition.              Easton Express
Schools - Wolf       Dec. 20    1966   Easton Area School Board orders repairs at Wolf School.       Easton Express

Schools - Wolf       Nov. 15    1966   "Filthy" conditions at Wolf School to be corrected.        Easton Express
Schools - Wolf       Nov. 18    1966   Head of PTA and principal try to improve conditions at 73- Easton Express      p. 14 illus.
                                       year old Wolf School.
Schools - Wolf       Nov. 29    1966   Wolf School PTA told to wait to voice complaints at school Easton Express
                                       board meeting.
Scott Park                       Feb. 7     1966   Half million in budget for Lehigh River Dam at Scott Park,   Easton Express
                                                   Easton.
Scott Park                       Jan. 5     1966   Dam to have a fish ladder.                                   Easton Express
Scott Park                       June 29    1966   Area above park being made ready for marina                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   development and picnic area.
Sewerage - Forks                 May 28     1966   City sewage plan for Forks Township.                         Easton Express
Sewerage - Forks Township        Sept. 9    1966   Forks and Easton agree on sewerage cost formula.             Easton Express
Sewerage - Wilson                May 26     1966   Mayor Smith offers Palmer, Wilson sewer solution.            Easton Express
Shafer, Rev. Floyd R.            June 20    1966   To retire from active ministry (Pastor of Forks United       Easton Express
                                                   Church of Christ).
Shapp, Milton                    Aug. 8     1966   Democratic candidate for governor of Pa. visited Mr. and     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   Mrs. Arnold Falk of Palmer Township.
Skillman, David Bishop           July 9     1966   Skillman mural to be put in corridor of courthouse.          Easton Express
Skillman, David Bishop           March 19   1966   Estate is appraised at $539,793.58.                          Easton Express
Skydiving                        July 1     1966   Lehigh Valley Sky-Divers Inc.                                Easton Express   p. 4, illus
Slavery - Weller Family          May 27     1966   Tombstone of slave discovered.                               Easton Express
Social Security                  July 7     1966   Office planned at 2nd & Ferry Sts.                           Easton Express
Stroudsburg, Pa. - Post Office   Feb. 2     1966   New post office is planned.                                  Easton Express
Sunfish Pond                     May 9      1966   10 acre pond to become a reservoir as part of the $42        Easton Express
                                                   million project at LaBar Island, near Tork Island in the
                                                   Delaware River. 655 join in demonstration hike.

Tatamy, Pa. - Fire Dept.         July 15    1966   Tatamy Fire Co. Carnival Gaming booth closed.                Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Taylor, George - Home            July 12    1966   Kenneth Kressler colonial garden adjacent to George          Easton Express
                                                   Taylor house to be dedicated in his honor. Lehigh-
                                                   Delaware Development Council, Inc. launched campaign
                                                   for $10,000 to purchase property at 58 S. 4th St.

Taylor, George - Home            July 30    1966   20% of goal obtained.                                        Easton Express
Taylor, George - Home            May 20     1966   Colonial garden to be built next to Taylor house.            Easton Express
Telephone - Numbers              Feb. 2     1966   New telephone numbers will be given. 3,000 in                Easton Express
                                                   Phillipsburg area Feb. 13.
Temples - Temple Covenant of     Jan. 8      1966    Memorial of bronze rendering of the Ten Commandments Easton Express
Peace                                                given in memory of Max and Julia Menkel. Donors Mr. and
                                                     Mrs Kurt Menkel and Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Menkel.

Theaters - Third St. Theater     May 27      1966    Woehrle, Harlan E. Obituary. Manager of Third Street       Easton Express
                                                     Theater 1918-1928.
Tocks Island                     Aug. 17 & 22 1966   Mrs. Shukaitis is leading recreation area opponent.        Easton Express
Travel - The West                July 14, 16, 1966   Letter from an Eastonian describing the Montana            Easton Express
                                 Aug. 6              Territory.
Veit, Dr. Walter                 May 11       1966   Receives the Lutheran Brotherhood Distinguished Service    Easton Express
                                                     Award.
Veit, Rev. Walter                April 25    1966    Former Easton pastor to get Lutheran Award.                Easton Express
Visiting Nurse Association       Jan. 11     1966    50th anniversary plans at luncheon on April 11, 1966.      Easton Express

War - Civil War - Soldiers       Aug. 24     1966    E. St. Clair Faust, 74, oldest member of Sons of Union   Easton Express
                                                     Reserve Unit. Met at Midland, Va. To re-enact the Battle
                                                     of Bull Run.
War - Vietnam War - Soldiers     Dec. 24     1966    Photograph of window scene featuring four sisters of     Easton Express
                                                     Phillipsburg sent to Dad in Vietnam.
Warren County, New Jersey        Dec. 29     1966    U.S. Dept. of Conservation and Economics Development     Easton Express
                                                     proposes to acquire 8,146 acres of land in Warren County
                                                     under the Green Acres program.

Wars - European War II -         Aug. 9      1966    Easton G.I. Pays tribute to dad killed in World War II.    Easton Express    Illus. P. 5
Barnhardt,William                                    Mike Barnhardt son of William B. (Barney) Barnhardt.

Wars - Vietnam                   Aug. 23     1966    G.I. teacher in Vietnam. Gets school unit's backing. Pfc.   Easton Express
                                                     Richard Snyder of Easton is teaching natives in spare time.
                                                     Asked school system for elementary books.

Wars - Vietnam War - Red Cross   November 15 1966    "Voice From Home" program. Family may send messages Easton Express           P. 5 Illus.
                                                     to members of armed forces in Viet Nam. Message to be
                                                     taped during the week of November 28.
Wars - Vietnam War - Soldiers    April 25        1966   Widow (Mrs. Mildred E. Butz, 160 Jonathon Drive) receives   Easton Express   Illus.
                                                        Bronze Star for husband Robert.
Water                            Jan. 31         1966   Brief history of the water supply for Easton.               Easton Express
Weather - Snow                   Dec. 24         1966   Heavy snow. 13.3 inches.                                    Easton Express
Weather - Snow                   Jan. 31, Feb.   1966   Big snow Jan. 30-31 (Sat & Sun). Pictures of monument       Easton Express
                                 1, 2                   area during storm. 11.5 inches.
Weaving                          Jan. 11         1966   Retired farmer of Upper Black Eddy turns to looms for       Easton Express
                                                        rehabilitation. Walter C. Raisner finds new career.

Whitesell                        Nov. 28         1966   Ex-Eastonian praised by Australian paper for his healing Easton Express
                                                        powers.
Whittling                        July 19         1966   Joe Nemeth, N. Delaware Drive. Makes small objects. Also Easton Express      p. 11, illus
                                                        carves the Memorial Day boat.
Williams Township - Education    March 15        1966   Seeks renewal of its jointure with Wilson.               Easton Express

Williams Township - Fires        Aug. 11         1966   Blaze destroys shed, 3 cars at Aerni & Hitzel Coal Co.      Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Wilson Borough - Fire Dept.      Sept. 1         1966   Acquires new fire truck wit h85 foot ladder.                Easton Express   p. 26, illus
Wilson Borough - Municipal       Nov. 15         1966   New pubilc safety building (21st Street) will be ready by   Easton Express
Building                                                November 28.
Wilson Borough High School       July 6          1966   Band leaves to march in 1966 Lions International            Easton Express
                                                        Convention in New York City. To march in parade. Trip
                                                        sponsored by Wilson Lions Club.
Wilson High School - Band        July 8          1966   Band welcome home by a crowd of 1400. Had paraded in        Easton Express
                                                        N.Y. for Lions International. 2nd place for twirlers.

Wilson High School - Majoretts   July 7          1966   Win prize in Lions Parade.                                  Easton Express

Y.M.C.A.                         Dec. 21         1966   Mortgage burned, 44 year debt is amortized.                Easton Express    p. 5, illus
Y.W.C.A.                         Feb. 19         1966   Mortgage of $28,000 is burned on building (45 N. 3rd St.) Easton Express
                                                        acquired by Y.W.C.A.
Y.W.C.A.                         May 20          1966   Miss Christine Maher will take over executive secretary on Easton Express
                                                        September 1. She will replace Miss Shufflebotham who
                                                        plans to retire.
Y.W.C.A.                May 6      1966   Executive director will retire Sept. 1, 1966. Miss Lillian   Easton Express
                                          Shufflebotham has 25 years service.
A.B.E. Airport          July 14    1967   Easton Council to refuse aid to ABE group.                   Easton Express
A.B.E. Airport          June 20    1967   Airport authority reports losing $45,304 during 1966.        Easton Express     p. 5

Air Pollution           Dec. 2     1967   Woman conducts campaign against air pollution in area.       Easton Express     p. 5, illus.
                                          Mrs. Benjamin Bennett.
Air Pollution           July 11    1967   Huge "mist eliminator" reaches Shahmoon plant in             Easton Express     p. 1, illus.
                                          Phillipsburg, NJ.
Air Pollution           June 21    1967   I-R (Ingersoll-Rand) exonerated. Shahmoon rapped on air      Easton Express
                                          pollution.
Allentown Fair          Aug. 5     1967   Allentown Fair head arrested on complaint involving Bingo.   Easton Express

Alpha, NJ - Christmas   Dec. 6     1967   Girl brightens Yule for 436 GI's by sending Chritmas cards. Easton Express      p. 1, illus.

Alpha, NJ - Fires       Jan. 9     1967   Fire wrecks M. C. Ricciardi Co. plant - $200,000 damage.     Easton Express     p. 1, 8, illus.

American Legion         April 1    1967   American Legion posts of the Easton area to promote          Easton Express
                                          program, "Show your loyalty program" from April 8
                                          through April 15.
Architects              Dec. 2     1967   Forks Township office building features new engineering Easton Express          p. 10, illus.
                                          concept used by architect, Heikki K. Elo. Sag in roof of new
                                          office building meant to be there.

Art - Fairs             Aug. 22    1967   Council declines to close all of Centre Square for art fair on Easton Express
                                          Sept. 16.
Art - Fairs             Aug. 22    1967   90 area artists register for Sept. 16 art fair in Centre       Easton Express
                                          Square.
Art - Fairs             March 30   1967   Second art fair scheduled at Centre Square, Sept. 16.          Easton Express   1967

Art - Fairs             Sept. 16   1967   Easton art fair opens despite weather.                       Easton Express     p. 1, illus.
Art - Fairs             Sept. 16   1967   Second annual art fair in Centre Square on Saturday,         Easton Express     p. 21
                                          September 16, 1967.
Art - Shows                   May 24       1967   Art collection of Vincent Price being shown by Sears,         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                  Roebuck & Co. Collection will be at Whitehall Mall.

Art - Shows                   Oct. 17      1967   Christian art show opens in lobby of Easton National Bank Easton Express
                                                  and Trust Co., Centre Square, Easton.
Artists                       July 21      1967   Candle painting - Centre Square (by Joseph DeThomas)      Easton Express       p. 1
                                                  okayed for Yule greeting card.
Ashton, Fred                  Oct. 31      1967   Fred Ashton victory predicted by Pfretzschner's poll.     Easton Express

Automobile Agencies           March 25     1967   Obituary - Thomas M. Brown (Automobile agency)                Easton Express
Automobiles - Drivers         April 3      1967   Teenage driver problem confronts Easton Police.               Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bands                         Jan. 3       1967   Account of Frank McGinley and his music reminiscences.        Easton Express   In
                                                                                                                                 "Crossroads",
                                                                                                                                 p. 20
Bangor - Revitalization       Aug. 11      1967   $1,100,000 cost placed on Bangor revitalization.              Easton Express   p. 6, illus.
Bangor - Revitalization       Aug. 8 & 9   1967   Downtown Bangor area revitalization outlined. Article by      Easton Express
                                                  Tom Wilson.
Bangor, PA - Education        April 25     1967    Burglers get $1,000.00 from Bangor High School.              Easton Express
Bangor, PA - Culture Center   Nov. 17      1967   Exhibit at Cultural Cneter to represent "Folk Art" of early   Easton Express   p. 16
                                                  settlers.
Bangor, PA - Vandalism        Nov. 1, 1967 1967   40 tombstones are toppled at Bangor's St. John's              Easton Express
                                                  Reformed Cemete.ry
Bangor, PA - Youth                         1967   The teenage center, the
Bangor, PA - Youth            April 7      1967   Slate Belt residents meet with state officials on Youth       Easton Express
                                                  Development Center.
Bangor, PA - Youth            April 8      1967   Slate Belt residents meet with state officials on Youth       Easton Express
                                                  Development Center.
Bangor, PA - Youth            March 10,    1967   170 meet at N. Bangor in opposition to the Youth              Easton Express
                              1967                Development Center.
Bangor, PA - Youth            March 16,    1967   Secretary of Welfare, Max Rosenn,stands pat on decision       Easton Express
                              1967                to locate center (over protests) in Bangor.
Bangor, PA - Youth            March 2,     1967   The teenage center, the Bee Hive, is destroyed by fire.       Easton Express
                              1967
Bangor, PA - Youth         March 3,      1967    170 meet at N. Bangor in oppostion to the Youth              Easton Express
                           1967                  Development Center.
Bangor, PA - Youth         March 4       1967    Teenage center, the Bee Hive, is destroyed by fire.          Easton Express
Bangor, PA - Youth         May 4, 1967   1967    Slate Belt residents meet with state officials on Youth      Easton Express
                                                 Development Center.
Bangor, PA. - Fires.       July 14, 1967. 1967   Fire destroys Enterprise Apparel Inc., a blouse mill, in a   Easton Express    p. 1, illus. and
                                                 $100,000.00 blaze.                                                             p. 16, illus.

Bangor, PA. - fires.       March 2,      1967    Debbie Jaye Sportswear Plant damaged - $35,000.00.           Easton Express    p. 1, illus.
                           1967.
Bangor, PA. - Floods.      Aug. 3        1967    Flood causes $2 million in damage in Bangor; takes life of   Easton Express
                                                 boy.
Bangor, PA. - Floods.      Aug. 4        1967    Flood causes $2 million in damage; takes life of boy.        Easton Express    p. 16, illus.

Bangor, PA. - Floods.      Aug. 5        1967    Flood causes $2 million in damage; takes life of boy.        Easton Express    p. 1, illus.

Bangor, PA. - Floods.      Oct. 17, 1967. 1967   The Blue Ridge Winkler Textile Co. faces last of biggest firm Easton Express
                                                 tax payer. Flooding is the reason for possible moving.

Bank Robbery - Crime and   Dec. 29       1967    Bethlehem, Pa. - $10,000.00 taken -- First National Bank &   Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
Criminals                                        Trust Co.
Banks                      June 10       1967    Easton National Bank building sold to Reininger Jewelry      Easton Express    p. 1
                                                 Store.
Banks                      June 10       1967    Eastion National Bank building sold to Reininger's Jewelry   Easton Express    p. 1
                                                 Store.
Banks                      June 24       1967    Easton National Bank (Northampton & Bank Sts.) - building    Easton Express    p. 19
                                                 sold for $75,000 to Reininger's Jewelry Store.

Banks                      Sept. 26      1967    Easton National Bank - 2 large bank vaults valued at         Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
                                                 $60,000 being offered for sale.
Banks                      Sept. 26      1967    Easton National Bank offering 2 large vaults for sale at     Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
                                                 $60,000.
Bell                       Dec. 8        1967    Repairs planned to County's "Liberty Bell."                  Easton Express    p. 1, illus.
Beltzville Reservoir            July 14, 1967. 1967   Construction of reservoir will transform valley area into a    Easton Express   p. 4, illus.
                                                      lake. The one lane covered bridge crossing Pohopoco
                                                      Creek will be doomed.
Bethelehm Township, PA -        Aug. 18        1967   Chetwin Terrace playground dedicated.                          Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
Recreation
Bethlehem Township, PA -        July 8, 1967   1967   Residents plan suit to block stores on tract near Nazareth     Easton Express
Industries                                            Pike and Oakland Road.
Bethlehem Township, PA -        June 8, 1967   1967   Group to study library service for township.                   Easton Express   P. 50
Library Service
Bethlehem Township, PA -        Oct. 18, 1967 1967    Converted school houses for Bethlehem Township            Easton Express        p. 16
Officials                                             government building at John and Orth Streets. Costs, etc.
                                                      given.
Bethlehem Township, PA -       Aug. 14         1967   Will dedicate new playground - dead end - Charles St. in  Easton Express
Recreation                                            Chetwin section of township.
Bethlehem Township, PA - Water April 1         1967   Residents seek water district.                            Easton Express

Bethlehem Township, PA - Zoning July 7         1967   Settlement on rezoning seen in Bethlehem Township.             Easton Express

Bethlehem, PA - Anniversary     July 17, 1967 1967    Birthday fete celebrating 50th anniversary of city's       Easton Express       p. 2, illus.
                                                      incorporation.
Bethlehem, PA - Civic Center    Aug. 15        1967   Progress symbol placed at the new Bethlehem City Plaza. Easton Express          p. 5, illus.
                                                      60' ft. high, 11,000 pound steel sculpture. Flown from the
                                                      Bethlehem Fabricators Inc. by a Chinook helicopter.
                                                      $50,000 called "Symbol of Progress".

Bethlehem, PA - Crime and       Nov. 4, 1967 1967     Arrest of three officials is political whitewash, says Mayor   Easton Express   p. 1.
Criminals                                             of Bethlehem.
Bicycles                        July 27        1967   Boys bicycle 111 miles in marathon of 14 hours.                Easton Express   p. 32, illus.
Birds                           Dec. 26        1967   59 different kinds of birds spotted in the Lehigh Valley in    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                      pre-Yule trek.
Birds                           Feb. 25        1967   Easton-Bethlehem 955 doves, 27 hawks                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Blackout - Electrical             June 5, 6   1967   Electric power failure hits area. Large portion of East coast Easton Express
                                                     affected. Power went off at 10.23 am; came on 11:55 am.
                                                     Blackout forces shoppers into street causing jam.

Blind                             Feb. 2      1967   Area residents make "talking books" for blind and partially Easton Express
                                                     sighted.
Blue Laws                         Nov. 18     1967   Stores open on Sunday. Police won't enforce blue law        Easton Express     p. 1
                                                     here.
Boy Scouts                        Sept. 27    1967   Milton S. Lippincott to be cited for 55 years in Scouting.  Easton Express     p. 5

Bridges - Glendon                 April 11    1967   Okays plans for new Lehigh bridge to replace old one-lane Easton Express
                                                     Glendon Bridge.
Bridges - Glendon                 Nov. 20     1967   New Glendon bridge work expected to start in spring.      Easton Express

Bridges, Covered                  Aug. 26     1967   Last covered bridge in Kreidersville, Allen Township, built   Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
                                                     in 1840. Reconditioned by State at cost of $10,000.

Bridges, Covered                  Oct. 7      1967   Covered bridges still a reality by Mary E. Hammonds.          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Bus Transportation                Aug. 4      1967   Trans-bridge seeks to cut 29 buses from area routes.          Easton Express

Bus Transportation - Phillipsburg, Aug. 16    1967   Phillipsburg opposes bus service cut                          Easton Express
NJ
Business - 1960                    Dec. 30    1967   Top news items for area. Illus. page 12 & 13.                 Easton Express
Business - 1960                    July 20    1967   Employment                                                    Easton Express
                                                     Employment hits record high in Lehigh Valley.
Business - 1960                   June 22     1967   Income                                                        Easton Express
                                                     Lehigh Valley ranks 2d in Pa. per capita income.
Business - 1960                   March 18    1967   Industrial section. illus.                                    Easton Express
Business - 1960                   Oct. 17     1967   Income                                                        Easton Express
                                                     Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley says
                                                     Easton in 1960 in low income families.
Business - Architects              Dec. 2     1967   New engineering concept - Sag in roof of new office          Easton Express    p. 10, illus.
                                                     building in Forks Township. Office of Heikki Elo, architect.

Business - Banks                   June 24    1967   Easton National Bank building (Northampton & Bank Sts.)       Easton Express   p. 19
                                                     sold for $75,000 to Reininger's Jewelry Store.

Business - Bindery                 Jan. 21    1967   Area man pratices ancient book skills. Virgil J. Easton,      Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                     Belfast.
Business - Bixler's                Nov. 1     1967   Bixler's opens enlarged store in Centre Square.               Easton Express   p. 40 illus.
Business - Bixler's                Oct. 31    1967   Bixler's adv.                                                 Easton Express   p. 32
Business - Doctors                 Nov. 14    1967   Dr. Waltman appointed chairman of Pa. Cancer                  Easton Express
                                                     Coordinating Committee.
Business - Drugstores              April 28   1967   Leslie's grand opening in Weaver's drug store, Centre         Easton Express   p. 22 illus.
                                                     Square.
Business - Drugstores              Dec. 2     1967   Straup's Pharmacy reflects changes of last 50 years.          Easton Express   p. 19 illus.
Business - Easton Car and          Oct. 16    1967   Easton Car and Construction Co. to build new office           Easton Express   p. 30 illus.
Construction                                         building on 50 acre tract in Glendon.
Business - Food Industry           July 20    1967   County surplus food sent to aid riot-torn Newark.             Easton Express   p. 30 illus.
Business - Food Stores             April 1    1967   Mohican Store in Bethlehem closes.                            Easton Express   p. 19
Business - Food Stores             Aug. 29    1967   Large Best Market building stands unused in downtown          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                     shopping area.
Business - Freight Lines           Dec. 20    1967   Libe, Emily Mrs. (Owner of trucking firm in Phillipsburg,     Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                     N.J. Obituary.
Business - Funeral Homes           Dec. 18    1967   Mrs. Charles W. Crouse, owner of Adams Funeral Home.          Easton Express   p. 28 illus.
                                                     Obituary.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Feb. 1     1967   Wardell Hotel. Commissioner Paini urges town to buy site      Easton Express
                                                     for parking.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Jan. 11    1967   Wardell Hotel ordered closed. State backs Phillipsburg's      Easton Express
                                                     building officer.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Jan. 21    1967   Fire levels Wardell Hotel, Phillipsburg, N.J. Old landmark,   Easton Express
                                                     formerly Lee House. Loss, $250,000.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Jan. 23    1967   Wardell Hotel fire. Police begin probing ruins for cause.     Easton Express   p. 8 & p. 18
                                                                                                                                    illus.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.    Jan. 5     1967   Wardell Hotel. Railroad wreck crashes into hotel.           Easton Express   p. 1 & 18 illus.

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.    Sept. 30   1967   Steak house, formerly Scandinavian Inn, 4200 William        Easton Express
                                                      Penn Highway damaged by fire. Damage $50,000.

Business - Ice Industry             June 21    1967   Picture of ice house.                                      Easton Express
Business - Ice Industry             June 22    1967   Northampton County Historical Society seeks saving old ice Easton Express
                                                      house.
Business - Industrial Engraving     Jan. 14    1967   New building, 2118 Liberty St., Wilson to open Feb. 15.    Easton Express    p. 17 illus.

Business - Industrial Engraving     Oct. 13    1967   Strike settled.                                             Easton Express

Business - Ingersoll-Rand           Aug. 7     1967   Rahn, Hilton (Dutch). Safety engineer at Ingersoll-Rand.    Easton Express
                                                      Obituary.
Business - Ingersoll-Rand           Aug. 9     1967   Rahn, Hilton (Dutch). Safety engineer. Editorial.           Easton Express
Business - Ingersoll-Rand           Jan. 25    1967   Executives from abroad visit plant in Phillipsburg and      Easton Express
                                                      elsewhere.
Business - Iron Industry            March 3    1967   Busks County Park foundation proposes to purchase           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                      historic Durham Mill.
Business - Iron Industry            Sept. 2    1967   Oxford Furnace feasibility excavations to start soon.       Easton Express   p. 8

Business - Iron Industry            Sept. 5    1967   Shamoon Industries, Inc. - Motor failure delays new smoke   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      control unit.
Business - Lawyers                  April 27   1967   Bar association conducts mock trial for Law Day             Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Business - Masons - Lodges          May 29     1967   Easton Masonic Lodge (Easton Lodge 152 F and AM) holds      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      150th anniversary
Business - Masons - Lodges          Sept. 25   1967   Dallas Lodge to celebrate its centennial                    Easton Express   p. 5
Business - Masons - Lodges          Sept. 27   1967   Dallas Lodge celebrates its 100th anniversary               Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Business - Milk                     March 22   1967   New violence as more milk is dumped.                        Easton Express
Business - Paint Industry & Trade   Oct. 25    1967   Obituary of Samuel Hahn, painter and owner of R.S. Hahn     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      & Sons.
Business - Pfizer & Co.             April 4    1967   Breaks ground for $1 million Easton facility site on west   Easton Express
                                                      side of N. 13th Street.
Business - Pfizer & Co.             Dec. 30    1967   Two other firms convicted of conspiracy                     Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Business - Pfizer & Co.          March 13    1967   Pfizer & Co. (formerly C.K. Williams) nears completion of       Easton Express
                                                    big expansion program.
Business - Pfizer & Co.          Nov. 27     1967   Smoke clouds skies in Easton                                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Business - Plumbing              Oct. 13     1967   T. Francis Ford Sr. of Phillipsburg celebrates 70th year with   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                    H.P. Kinsey & Co.
Business - Quarries              Feb. 3      1967   Use of abandoned quarries recommended by State.                 Easton Express   p. 17
Business - Real Estate           Oct. 24     1967   Obituary of Mark Yotter, Easton realtor.                        Easton Express
Business - Shopping Centers      July 6      1967   Colonial Funding proposes shopping center for city              1
Business - Shopping Centers      Sept. 7     1967   Proposed shopping and civic center plans for Easton             Easton Express   p. 5

Business - Shopping Malls        April 12    1967   Hillcrest Shopping Mall restaurant is destroyed by fire         Easton Express   p. 1

Business - SI Handling Systems   Nov. 29     1967   SI Handling Systems Inc. has first open house for new plant     Easton Express   p. 42, illus.
Inc.                                                in Forks Twp.
Business - Taylor-Wharton Co.    April 11    1967   Taylor-Wharton to move executives and technicians to            Easton Express
                                                    Palmer Township plant
Business - Toy Industry          Dec. 5      1967   Tatamy Products Co. & Transogram Co. walls pulled down          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    after $500,000 fire on Nov. 10
Business - Toy Industry          Nov. 10     1967   Fire at Tatamy Products Co.                                     Easton Express
Business - Toy Industry          Nov. 11     1967   Fire at Tatamy Products Co.                                     Easton Express
Business - Toy Industry          Nov. 13     1967   Fire starts again at Tatamy Products Co.                        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Business - Wire                  July 21     1967   Two-month strike at Magnetic Windings Co. ends                  Easton Express
Business -Ingersoll-Rand         Aug. 31     1967   I-R plants closed by "wildcatter". Wildcat strike ends at       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    Sheridan Company.
Camp Weygadt                     June 6      1967   Government to acquire Camp Weygadt this fall. To be part        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.

Canals and canaling - restoration March 10   1967   Durham lock in Delaware Canal restored                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Candle ( Centre Square)          July 21     1967   Centre Square candle painting by Joseph DeThomas                Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                    okayed for Yule greeting card.
Candle ( Centre Square)          Nov. 11     1967   Candle is completed and ceremony scheduled 7 pm Nov.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    24. Easton is now calling itself "The Peace Candle City".
Candle ( Centre Square)        Oct. 18    1967   Easton's Christmas candle has its ups and downs              Easton Express   p. 1
Candle (Centre Square)         Aug. 28    1967   Account of the Centre Square peace candle erected over       Easton Express
                                                 the Civil War monument
Candle (Centre Square)         Aug. 28    1967   Easton's candle urged as design of Yule stamp                Easton Express   p. 1
Candle (Centre Square)         July 21    1967   Account of the Centre Square peace candle erected over       Easton Express
                                                 the Civil War monument
Candle (Centre Square)         Nov. 11    1967   Account of the Centre Square peace candle erected over       Easton Express
                                                 the Civil War monument
Candle (Centre Square)         Nov. 13    1967   Account of the peace candle in Centre Square erected         Easton Express
                                                 over the Civil War monument
Candle (Centre Square)         Nov. 13    1967   Candle is completed and ceremony scheduled 7 pm Nov.         Easton Express
                                                 24. Easton is now calling iself "The Peace Candle City".

Candle (Centre Square)         Nov. 22    1967   Account of the Centre Square peace candle erected over       Easton Express
                                                 the Civil War monument
Candle (Centre Square)         Nov. 22    1967   Candle is completed and ceremony scheduled 7 pm Nov.         Easton Express
                                                 24. Easton is now calling itself "The Peace Candle City."

Candle (Centre Square)         Oct. 18    1967   Sales of peace candle Christmas card to help city, raise     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 funds.
Candle (Centre Square)         Oct. 25    1967   Easton's Christmas candle has its ups and downs              Easton Express   p. 5
Captive Nations Week           July 24    1967   Captive Nations Week observance on steps of County           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                 Court House.
Carmichael, Stokely            March 15   1967   Visits at Lafayette College                                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Cats                           April 8    1967   Four Forks Township juveniles charged with killing cats in   Easton Express
                                                 Easton
Caves                          Aug. 26    1967   Express reporter explores 2 little-known caves in area:      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                 Durham Cave and Carpenter Cave.
Centenary College,             May 11     1967   Centenary College set for 100th anniversary                  Easton Express   p. 40
Hackettstown, NJ
Centenary College,             May 4      1967   Centenary College set for 100th anniversary                  Easton Express
Hackettstown, NJ
Centre Square - Improvements   Feb. 27    1967   Beautification guideline set by DIG for the square           Easton Express
Centre Square - Name           April 19   1967   William Manchester's book Death of a President errs on  Easton Express
                                                 Easton's name change of Centre Square to Kennedy Square

Children                       Jan. 14    1967   Baby daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Tucker of Pen Argyl    Easton Express
                                                 kept in isolation 67 days at Easton Hospital
Children's Home, Easton        Aug. 22    1967   Children's Home of Easton and Phillipsburg provides         Easton Express   p. 3, illus.
                                                 facilities for 40
Children's Home, Easton        Dec. 14    1967   New director named: Cosimo M. Mautone                       Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Children's Home, Easton        Sept. 30   1967   Special article by Easton Express writer Tom Wilson         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Christmas                      Jan. 2     1967   Nativity scene created in snow in Moore Township by Mrs.    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                 John Crowley of Bath, R.D.
Christmas                      Oct. 17    1967   Peace candle cards will go on sale tomorrow                 Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Churches - Church Steeples     Nov 21     1967   In Easton                                                   Easton Express   pg. 7 - illus.
Churches - Episcopal           April 27   1967   Episcopal diocese to hold 96th convention at Trinity        Easton Express
                                                 Church in Easton - May 5, 1967.
Churches - Episcopal           Oct. 17    1967   First woman elected to Trinity Episcopal vestry. (Mrs.      Easton Express
                                                 Robert Maitland).
Churches - Episcopal           Sept. 28   1967   Trinity Episcopal Church dedicates Elizabetrh Hess Smith    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 memorial church library.
Churches - Lutheran - Christ   Sept. 25   1967   Christ Lutheran and St. Luke's plan to merge.               Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Evangelical
Churches - Lutheran - Christ   Sept. 26   1967   Church consolidation plan with St. Luke's Lutheran parish   Easton Express   p. 5
Evangelical                                      seen strengthening.
Churches - Lutheran - Good     May 5      1967   Christian education unit to be dedicated.                   Easton Express   p. 28 illus.
Shepherd
Churches - Lutheran - Good     May 8      1967   Good Shepherd Lutheran Church dedicateds new             Easton Express      p. 29
Shepherd                                         education unit.
Churches - Lutheran -Arndt's   Dec. 14    1967   Arndt's Lutheran Church and Cemetery : Charter sought as Easton Express      p. 5 illus.
                                                 a non-profit organization.
Churches - Moravian            Aug. 14    1967   Obituary of Moravian Church Minister Rev. Hugh Kemper. Easton Express
                                                 His 20th anniversary of service 2/25/57. Resigned
                                                 12/31/63. Replaced by Rev. Edward L. Fischer 12/2/63.
Churches - Presbyterian          March 20   1967   Easter Holy Week art exhibit at First Presbyterian Church    Easton Express

Churches - Presbyterian          Oct. 2     1967   First Presbyterian Church communion table given in           Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                   memory of Robert Spelman
Churches - Reformed              April 22   1967   St. Peter's United Church of Christ, 635 Centre St., S.      Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                   Easton, has new spire installed
Churches - St. John's Lutheran   Feb. 6     1967   Coffee house planned by youth group. To be called "The       Easton Express
                                                   Bitter End". To open Friday, open to those in 11th grade.
                                                   Cover Charge of 25 cents.
Churches - St. John's Lutheran   March 16   1967   Sculptured crucifix by Arnold Kowitz, amember of Bnai        Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                   Abrham Synagogue on exhibit at St. John's Lutheran
                                                   Church.
Churches - St. John's Lutheran   Nov. 4     1967   St. John's steeple gets a facelifting.                       Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Churches - St. Michael's         May 16     1967   Memorial dedicated in memory of Rev. Joseph Gaudinskas. Easton Express        p. 20

Churches - St. Michael's         Oct. 2     1967   Catholic parishes dedicate monument to forme pastor Rev.     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                   Joseph C. Gaudinskas.
Civil Defense                    Feb. 2     1967   Civil Defense coordinator John H. Brubaker says C.D. unit    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   hampered. (Article by E. P. Kennedy)
Civil Defense                    Feb. 3     1967   Civil Defense coordinator John H. Brubaker sayd C. D. unit   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   hampered. (Article by E. P. Kennedy)
Civil Defense                    Feb. 4     1967   Civil Defense coordinator John H. Brubaker says C. D. unit   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   hampered. (Article by E. P. Kennedy)
Civil Defense                    July 20    1967   Plan rejected for C. D. Center on College Hill               Easton Express
Civil Rights                     Feb. 28    1967   Civil Rights discussion held at quarterly meeting of the     Easton Express
                                                   Easton Area Council of Churches
Civil Rights                     March 6    1967   Civil Rights forum held at Jewish Community Center           Easton Express   p. 5

Clocks                           Aug. 25    1967   Clockmaker's fame follws him to Bucks County. Paul Boer, Easton Express       p. 5
                                                   80 year old German - born clockmaker lives in
                                                   Kintnersville, R.D.
Clothing Stores                  Feb. 6     1967   London Shop (433 Northampton St.): $7000 worth of        Express-Times
                                                   men's suits stolen. 2nd theft in 3 years.
Clothing Trade                  Dec. 30     1967   Country Miss Co.                                              Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
                                                   Open house of new center in Forks Township.
Clothing Trade                  March 9     1967   Handmacher-Vogel Corp.:                                       Easton Express   p. 16, illus.
                                                   New plant to build in Forks Township Industrial Park.
                                                   Manufacturer of women's coats and suits. This structure
                                                   to be distribution center for Country Miss Clothes.

Clothing Trade                  May 1       1967   Delightform Inc.                                              Easton Express   p. 22
                                                   Ground broken for addition of 26,500 sq, ft. Fouded 21
                                                   years ago. Now in West Easton.
Clubs - Exchange                Jan. 20     1967   Gives $1400. to crippled children and adult group             Easton Express
Clubs - Industrial Management   Jan. 27     1967   Honors executives of 25 firms                                 Easton Express

Clubs - Knights of Columbus     November 13 1967   Memorial Mass held first time in council home intead of       Easton Express
                                                   church
Clubs - League of Women Voters Jan. 28      1967   To hold meeting on housing                                    Easton Express

Clubs - Odd Fellows             Feb. 1      1967   Breaks ground for new home at Bushkill Center, north of       Easton Express   P. 2 Illus.
                                                   Nazareth. Lodge: Aluta Lodge, No. 488. Cost $100,000.

Clubs - Rotary                  Jan.27      1967   To sponsor visits to Ceylon, India. Robert Lesko to be good   Easton Express   P. g Illus.
                                                   will ambassador as a part of a group of exchange programs
                                                   starting February 3. To present a check to an Indian Rotary
                                                   Club to feed the hungry.
Clubs - Sertoma                 Jan.18      1967   Honors Earnee W. Butler, a one time professional boxer        Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
                                                   who now helps youth. Correctional officer at the
                                                   Northampton County Prison
Clubs -Sertoma                  Dec. 30     1967   Send clothing and supplies to Navajo Indians.                 Easton Express   P. 10 Illus.
Columbus Day                    October 9   1967   Musmanno speaks.                                              Easton Express   P. 5
Community Art League            Dec. 8      1967   Community Art League auction.                                 Easton Express   p. 18, illus.
Community Art League            Jan. 12     1967   Community Art League to offer winter art courses.             Easton Express
Community Art League            March 6     1967   Community Art League's first community exhibit at             Easton Express
                                                   Lafayette College draws more than 100.
Constitutional Convention       November 8   1967   Delegates to the Constitutional Convention:                  Easton Express
                                                    Carleton T. Woodring, Justin D. Jirolanio and Ralph A. Clark

Court House - New               Dec. 29      1967   Portion of three part historical mural installed in hall of       Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
                                                    courthouse. Companion piece to other mural. Bequest of
                                                    D.B. Skillman.
Court House - New               Dec. 29      1967   Picture of building during snowstorm                              Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
Court House - New               Dec. 30      1967   Portion of three part historical mural installed in hall of       Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
                                                    courthouse. Companion piece to other mural. Bequest of
                                                    D.B. Skillman.
Court House - New               July 14      1967   Cooling system in courthouse now functioning                      Easton Express
Court House - New               October 16   1967   County considers buying six properties in Easton on south         Easton Express
                                                    side of Lehigh Street for courthouse parking.
Court House - New - Expansion   May 29       1967   Expansion site to cost about $600,000. 2 Plans of location        Easton Express   P. 1
                                                    submitted.
Crime                           Feb. 3       1967   Crime and racket in the area. F.B.I. arrest of six is "just the   Easton Express
                                                    beginning" of probe in area.
Crime                           Jan. 27      1967   Crime and racket in the area. F.B.I. arrest of six is "just the   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                    beginning" of probe in area.
Crime                           Jan. 28      1967   Crime and racket in Northampton County area.                      Easton Express   p. 6
Crime                           Nov. 27      1967   Area listed target of crime probe.                                Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Crime - Gambling                April 18     1967   District Attorney Bernard V. O'Hare will fight petition to        Easton Express
                                                    halt gambling inquiry.
Crime - Gambling                Aug. 30      1967   Nine area men arraigned on gambling charges.                      Easton Express   p. 1
Crime - Gambling                Dec. 15      1967   Migliazza, Marvin Joseph held for court after hearing on          Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
                                                    charges of gambling.
Crime - Gambling                Dec. 6       1967   Grand jury report is less than a runaway best seller.             Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Crime - Gambling                June 10      1967   Lehigh jury indicts priest in lottery case.                       Easton Express   p. 5
Crime - Gambling                June 10      1967   Three men, woman post bail on gambling counts.                    Easton Express   p. 1
Crime - Gambling                June 27      1967   Migliazza is excused from probe appearance.                       Easton Express   p. 1
Crime - Gambling                March 27     1967   Grand jury is asked to probe Northampton County                   Easton Express
                                                    Gambling.
Crime - Gambling                May 11       1967   Eight arrested during gambling crackdown after report of          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    Grand Jury.
Crime - Gambling           May 12    1967   Eight arrested during gambling crackdown after report of    Easton Express   p. 1
                                            Grand Jury.
Crime - Gambling           May 17    1967   Grand jury to get tape by Migliazza.                        Easton Express   p. 1
Crime - gambling           May 18    1967   Grand jury to get tape by Migliazza.                        Easton Express   p. 1
Crime - Gambling           May 23    1967   State asks for tape by Migliazza.                           Easton Express
Crime - Gambling           May 24    1967   Grand jury to get tape by Migliazza.                        Easton Express
Crime - Gambling           May 31    1967   Grand jury to get tape by Migliazza.                        Easton Express   p. 1
Crime - Gambling           Nov. 20   1967   Grand jury says corruption was present in small group of    Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                            the Easton Police Department.
Crime - Gambling           Oct. 3    1967   Special jury to meet two more times with a view to          Easton Express   p. 1
                                            concluding probe of gambling in Northampton County.

Delaware River - Channel   Dec. 18   1967   River channel project revived; local attitudes seen         Easton Express
                                            unchanged
Delaware River - Rafting   June 2    1967   Lehigh students make raft for trip down Delaware            Easton Express   p. 16
Delaware River - Rafting   June 6    1967   Raftsmen believed near Trenton on Delaware River            Easton Express
Dentists                   Aug. 15   1967   Obituary for Dr. S. Street Rennie, dentist.                 Easton Express
Dixie Cup Co.                        1967   Talks continue on contract for Dixie employees to avoid     Easton Express   p. 1
                                            plant strike.
Dixie Cup Co.              Dec. 11   1967   Prof. Morrison Hansaker of Laffayette College suggests      Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                            arbitration to end Dixie strikr.
Dixie Cup Co.              Dec. 14   1967   American Can says offer provides 30 -50 cents hourly over   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                            3 year period. Plan to remove some equipment from plant
                                            in Wilson. It has already removed some from the Forks
                                            plant.
Dixie Cup Co.              Dec. 14   1967   Editorial: American Can Co. offer revealed.                 Easton Express   p. 12, illus.
Dixie Cup Co.              Dec. 15   1967   Strike -- editorial "Company, Union share the burden."      Easton Express   p. 1, illus.

Dixie Cup Co.              Dec. 19   1967   Union will vote Wednesday on tentative Dixie contract.      Easton Express   p. 1, illus.

Dixie Cup Co.              Dec. 19   1967   Editorial … re union vote on tentative Dixie contract.      Easton Express

Dixie Cup Co.              Dec. 2    1967   Dixie Strike: Hugh Moore says "Something or somebody        Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                            has to give" in strike.
Dixie Cup Co.               Dec. 20    1967   Dixie workers cast secret ballot after hearing terms of        Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                              agreement.
Dixie Cup Co.               Dec. 21    1967   Dixie employees return to work at area plants.                 Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Dixie Cup Co.               Dec. 7     1967   American Can Co. will move equipment from Forks Plant.         Easton Express   p. 1, illus.

Dixie Cup Co.               Dec. 8     1967   Dixie Strike: Editorial: End this strike! Picture of "cup."    Easton Express   p. 6, illus.

Dixie Cup Co.               Dec. 8     1967   Area leaders concerned Dixie                                   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                              may close two plants.
Dixie Cup Co.               Nov. 15    1967   Northampton County sheriff (William Hontz) asks                Easton Express
                                              assistance from governor's office in violence at two local
                                              plants during strike.
Dixie Cup Co.               Nov. 16    1967   Train passes two picket lines at plant in Wilson.              Easton Express   pp. 1, 2; illus.
Dixie Cup Co.               Nov. 17    1967   Dixie Strike. Workers feel financial pinch of 11 week strike   Easton Express   p. 1
                                              but remain adamant.
Dixie Cup Co.               Nov. 17    1967   Dixie Strike. Fire bomb thrown in Dixie Plant in Wilson,       Easton Express   p. 1
                                              firm says.
Dixie Cup Co.               Nov. 18    1967   Dixie Strike: Firebomb is found on rails at Dixie: Arson is    Easton Express   p. 1
                                              confirmed.
Dixie Cup Co.               Sept. 1    1967   Union rejects Dixie offer, the plants strike.                  Easton Express   p. 1
Doctors                     March 27   1967   Dr. Arthur S. Fox observes 84th birthday.                      Easton Express
Doctors                     May 22     1967   Dr. Charlotte B. Jordan receives Margaret Sanger Award.        Easton Express   p. 1

Downtown Improvement Group Jan. 28     1967   DIG requests Easton City Council and the Easton Planning Easton Express
(DIG)                                         Commission to make provision for a change in the Lehigh-
                                              Washington St. Redevelopment area. Wants it to be a light
                                              commercial area.

Downtown Improvement Group July 1      1967   H. W. Codd named new director                                  Easton Express
(DIG)
Downtown Improvement Group March 20    1967   Obituary of Robert L. Harlan, head of Easton's DIG             Easton Express   p. 6
(DIG)                                         program. Editorial
Downtown Improvement Group May 12      1967   Annual meeting. Speaker Frank E. Elliott urges Easton          Easton Express   p. 5
(DIG)                                         prepare for future - the new Easton.
Dryland Church                  Feb. 24    1967   New Dryland United Church of Christ                           Easton Express   p. 15, illus.
Ealer, Samuel                   Aug. 9     1967   Estate of late Samuel Ealer. Court directs sale of 7          Easton Express
                                                  properties.
Easter                          March 23   1967   Joint communion service plan for downtown area.               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Easton Area Neighborhood        Dec. 21    1967   2 officials re-elected then replaced.                         Easton Express
Center
Easton Area Public Library      May 5      1967   Illus of early construction of wing on east side.             Easton Express   P. 2
Easton City Guards              Dec. 11    1967   Gets a new name - Presently known as Company A, 3rd           Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                  Battalion, 109 Infantry to be renamed after March 31,
                                                  1968 as 4th and 5th Platoons, 129 Signal Company.

Easton Express                  Dec. 5     1967   Calendar contest winners cited.                               Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Easton Express                  Jan. 12    1967   J. Lawrence Stackhouse retired Jan. 12, 1967. Newspaper       Easton Express
                                                  career covers 1/2 century. D. W. Diehl succeeds him as
                                                  president and treasurer of Easton Publishing Co.

Easton Express                  July 31    1967   34 Express newsboys leave for 4-day tour of Expo 67.          Easton Express   p. 2, illus

Easton Express                  March 11   1967   34 boy carriers to get trips to Montreal for Exposition 67.   Easton Express

Easton Express                  May 23     1967   To sponsor trip of Europe.                              Easton Express
Easton Express                  Nov. 14    1967   Editor (Donald Keith) named to the Bench-Bar-Press      Easton Express
                                                  Committee by the Pa. Newspaper Publishers' Association.

Easton Express - Calendar for   July 12    1967   Selects 12 area amateur's photographs. List given for the Easton Express
1968                                              year.
Easton Express - Employees      Aug. 4     1967   Carriers (33 boys) sent to Expo 67 tell of their experiences. Easton Express   p. 2, illus

Easton Hospital                 April 25   1967   Withdraws from United Fund bases move on Medicare and Easton Express
                                                  Assistance Plan.
Easton Hospital - Emergency     Jan. 27    1967   New emergency department opened. Cost $250,000.       Easton Express           p. 5, illus
Room
Easton Hospital - Emergency     March 4    1967   New emergency department opened. Cost $250,000.               Easton Express   p. 5
Room
Easton Hospital - Parking         Sept. 16   1967   New parking lot to be opened on Monday. Parking fee is       Easton Express   p.5
                                                    $0.25.
Easton Hospital- Parking          April 21   1967   New parking lot to be opened on Monday. Parking fee is       Easton Express   p.5
                                                    $0.25
Easton Hospital Rates             June 16    1967   Room rates hiked.                                            Easton Express   p.1
Easton Public Library             Oct. 17    1967   Bookmobile for Easton.                                       Easton Express   Illus. page 5
Easton Public Library             Dec. 19    1967    School board will demolish branch library.                  Easton Express   Illus. P. 1
South Side Library
Easton, City of - Budget          Nov. 30    1967   Excludes increase in taxes next year. $103,000 higher than Easton Express     p. 1, illus.
                                                    1967 estimate
Easton, City of - City planning   Nov. 10    1967   New housing office, parking facilities predicted for Easton. Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
                                                    Special EE reporter: Mary Hammonds
Easton, City of - Code            Feb. 1     1967   Code inforcement operated by specialists                     Easton Express
enforcement
Easton, City of - Code            Jan. 13    1967   Code enforcement team to begin check on homes. College       Easton Express
enforcement                                         Hill area to be first
Easton, City of - Code            Jan. 19    1967   Code enforcement team to being check on homes. College       Easton Express
enforcement                                         Hill area to be first
Easton, City of - Code            Jan. 25    1967   Code enforcement team to begin check on homes. College       Easton Express
enforcement                                         Hill area to be first
Easton, City of - Code            Jan. 31    1967   Code enforcement team to begin check on homes. College       Easton Express   p. 5
enforcement                                         Hill area to be first
Easton, City of - Demonstration   Nov. 16    1967   Easton not included in group listed for model program. 63    Easton Express
city                                                model cities selected. Easton had been one of the first to
                                                    apply.
Easton, City of - Elections       Dec. 29    1967   County advised to pay for election day coffee                Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Easton, City of - Elections       Nov. 4     1967   Candidates for Easton mayoral job view the issues.           Easton Express   p. 1
Easton, City of - Elections       Nov. 8     1967   Republican mayor and two councilmen win Nov. 8, 1967,        Easton Express
                                                    election. Fred L. Ashton, Fr. - Mayor; Thomas F. Goldsmith
                                                    and Myron James Derwin - councilmen.

Easton, City of - Elections       Nov. 8     1967   Candidates for Easton mayoral job view the issues.           Easton Express
Easton, City of - Fire Deaprtment - Feb. 1    1967   Hugh Moore plans restoration of College Hill firehouse        Easton Express
Stations - College Hill

Easton, City of - History          Jan. 2     1967   Account of 1966 news stories for the area. Listed by          Easton Express
                                                     month.
Easton, City of - Officials        Nov. 29    1967   Edward K. Lucey declared winner in race for controller        Easton Express

Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   Oct. 16    1967   Police help Polish immigrant find a job and a place to stay   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Duties                                               in Easton.
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   March 14   1967   Plea made for extra police pay                                Easton Express
Employees
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   March 17   1967   Robert Metz suspended for 5 days from police force for        Easton Express
Employees                                            filing for council seat.
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   March 9    1967   City council sets hearing on Policeman Robert Metz            Easton Express
Employees                                            petition. He had filed petition as a candidate for council.

Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   May 19     1967   Obituary of James Boylan, Easton policeman for 29 years       Easton Express   p. 1
Employees
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   Nov. 11    1967   Police officials discover "jet age" cop work. Chief John J.   Easton Express
Equipment                                            Mazzeo and Captain John Young ride in jet-powered
                                                     helicopter.
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Aug. 1        1967   Easton Planning Commission holds key role in revewal          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     activities.
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Aug. 16       1967   Redevelopment Authority appoints new director: William        Easton Express
                                                     L. Hawkins
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Aug. 2        1967   Articles by Edward P. Kennedy of Easton Express.              Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     Controversy plagues program of Easton redevelopment
                                                     unit
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Aug. 8        1967   Controversy plagues program of Easton redevelopment           Easton Express
                                                     unit
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Aug. 9        1967   Rev. Harry A. Maue reelected head of Redevelopment            Easton Express
                                                     Authority
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Dec. 28        1967   Office building planned at 2nd & Bushkill Streets.          Easton Express
                                                      Estimated cost $880,000. Land purchased from Ealer
                                                      estate at $28,000. Offices will be for Brown & Williams,
                                                      Insurance Clyde Shode Agency, the dental office of Dr.
                                                      Biedlingmaier and Dr. Anascavage

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Dec. 6         1967   Riverside renewal plan                                      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Dec. 7         1967   $12-million plan for downtown may begin soon.               Easton Express   p. 1, illus.

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Jan. 11        1967   Planning survey for South Side urban renewal to cost        Easton Express
                                                      $475,075
Easton, City of - Redevelopment June 21        1967   Architect questions policy of razing everything in sight.   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                      Article by Easton Express reporter Madeleine B. Mathias.

Easton, City of - Redevelopment June 30        1967   View showing redevelopment projects                         Easton Express   p. 5

Easton, City of - Redevelopment May 27         1967   Lehigh - Washington St. proposed tract                      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Nov. 9         1967   Office building planned at 2nd and Bushkill Streets.        Easton Express
                                                      Estimated cost $80,000. Land purchased from Ealer estate
                                                      at $28,000. Offices will be for Brown & Williams, Insurance
                                                      Clyde Shode Agency, the dental office of Dr. Biedlingmaier
                                                      and Dr. Anascavage.

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Oct. 11        1967   Lehigh - Washington St. proposed tract                      Easton Express

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Sept. 30       1967   Renewal program seen in jeopardy from attacks by            Easton Express
                                                      housing groups
Easton, City of - Streets           April 15   1967   Lehigh Valley Transportation study recommends 17 one- Easton Express
                                                      way streets for Easton
Easton, City of - Streets - Fifth   Aug. 8     1967   Fifth Street south of Ferry St. - area of Lehigh-Washington Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Street                                                development
Easton, City of - Streets -         Aug. 1      1967   25 mph set for traffic on Lafayette St.                          Easton Express
Lafayette Street
Easton, City of - Streets -         July 29     1967   25 mph set for traffic on Lafayette St.                          Easton Express   p. 5
Lafayette Street
Easton, City of - Streets - Repairs June 21     1967   Easton streets to be painted at midnight                         Easton Express

Easton, City of - Taxation           Dec. 28    1967   Easton factories protest city business privilege tax             Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Easton, City of - Taxation           July 14    1967   Taxable property values increased in area in 1966                Easton Express   p. 11
Easton, City of - Taxation           March 24   1967   Six tax collectors made more than $10,000 in 1966. (Article      Easton Express
                                                       by Richard Brosman)
Easton, City of - Taxation           Nov. 29    1967   Morrison sees tax hike avoided in 1968 budget                    Easton Express   p. 1
Easton, City of - Traffic            May 4      1967   Easton honored for its traffic safety record                     Express
Easton, City of - Traffic            Oct. 5     1967   City asks State to restudy traffic control rulings on Berwick    Easton Express
                                                       St. at Centre (traffic light) and a stop sign at Lafayette and
                                                       Coleman
Easton, City of - Views              Dec. 18    1967   Views of Easton from Paxinosa                                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Easton, City of - Zoning             April 27   1967   Zoning regulations restricting growth of city of Easton          Easton Express   p. 5

Easton, City of - Zoning             Aug. 22    1967   Council expected to amend city's code on zoning                  Easton Express
Easton, City of -Fire Department -   Jan. 26    1967   Andrew Ruppert retires and Earle W. Brotzman is named            Easton Express
Firemen                                                Fire Chief
Easton, City of -Fire Department -   June 20    1967   Photographer shows Easton firemen on alert and at ease           Easton Express   p. 30, illus.
Firemen
Eddyside                             Aug. 14    1967   Becomes tent city when scouts park canoes.                       Easton Express
Education - Bands                    Nov. 18    1967   Easton Area High School - new band uniforms ready for            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       Thursday game.
Education - Block Club               Aug. 10    1967   1st Block Club in city formed on Palmer Street/ Fpr,ed bu        Easton Express
                                                       Community Action Committee and the South Side
                                                       Neighborhood Center, at the center, 902 Philadelphia
                                                       Road.
Education - Brain Damaged            Nov. 28    1967   Education for brain injured pupils is proposed to county         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       school board.
Education - Building Plans           Dec. 5     1967   Preliminary plans rejected for school in West Ward.              Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Education - Cheston School           Aug. 29    1967   Cheston School cornerstone ceremony set.                         Easton Express   p. 1
Education - Cheston School         Aug. 30    1967   Ada Cheston school on South Side nears completion.        Easton Express   p. 5

Education - Cheston School         Feb. 28    1967   Name wanted for new elementary school. Suggested          Easton Express
                                                     name "Asa Packer" mpt suitable.
Education - Cheston School         March 22   1967   South side elementary school to be named Ada B. Cheston   Easton Express
                                                     School.
Education - Cheston School         May 16     1967   Principal announced; Mrs. Rose Campbell.                  Easton Express   p. 1
Education - Cheston School         Nov. 24    1967   Cheston School playground available for recreation.       Easton Express   p. 1 illus.

Education - Cheston School         Sept. 14   1967   Ada B. Cheston Elementary School on South Side            Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                     dedicated.
Education - Churchman's            July 31    1967   Churchman's Business College institutes course to provide Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Business College                                     computer training.
Education - Churchman's            Sept. 5    1967   Churchman's Business College starts 56th year.            Easton Express   p. 5
Business College
Education - Civil Rights           Nov. 28    1967   School board asks SINYA ( Society for the Improvement of Easton Express    p. 1 illus.
                                                     Negro Youth) to reveal plan of use for the old South Side
                                                     library.
Education - Curriculum             May 5      1967   Summer program planned for elementary pupils.             Easton Express   p. 5
Education - Curriculum - Italian   Nov. 17    1967   Italian - American group seeks school language course.    Easton Express   p. 14

Education - Curriculum -           April 11   1967   Easton Area School board okay motorbike instruction.      Easton Express
Motorbikes
Education - Curriculum -           April 25   1967   Easton Area Joint School committee agrees to offer driver Easton Express
Motorbikes                                           training in motorbikes.
Education - Curriculum - Safety    Oct. 17    1967   17 schools in Easton area honored for safety activities.  Easton Express

Education - Federal Programs       Aug. 4     1967   Title 1 Summer Educational Program. 100 Easton pupils     Easton Express
                                                     complete program.
Education - Football               Nov. 21    1967   Add to code on conduct for Thanksgiving Day football      Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                     game.
Education - Football               Sept. 20   1967   Easton Area School system is urged to study sharing of    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Fisher Field at Lafayette College.
Education - Head Start           March 16   1967   Head Start Program - Expansion for 1966 - 67 program. To Easton Express
                                                   include 90 children - a possible third center to start.

Education - Head Start           Sept. 27   1967   Head Start begins new plan in new site. Located in Asa        Easton Express   p. 2
                                                   Packer school building.
Education - Honorees (EAHS Day) April 7     1967   Dr. Robert Stanley Goodhart honored on 19th annual EAHS       Easton Express
                                                   Day.
Education - Honorees (EHS Day)   March 20   1967   Dr. Robert Stanley Goodhart honored on 19th annual EAHS       Easton Express
                                                   Day.
Education - Junto                May 16     1967   School directors back freedom of press for Junto.             Easton Express
Education - Junto                May 9      1967   Tracy promises probe of item in EAHS paper (13 word item      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   in Junto intrepreted as unpatriotic).
Education - Moravian College   Oct. 23      1967   Moravian College dedicates its new Reeves Library.            Easton Express   p. 5
Education - Muhlenberg College July 28      1967   Julian (Doggie) Alvin, former football and basketball coach   Easton Express
                                                   at Muhlenberg College. Obituary.
Education - Northampton Area     April 19   1967   3 area boards okay agreement for college.                     Easton Express
Community College
Education - Northampton Area     March 22   1967   New area college cost is placed at $10.3 million.             Easton Express
Community College
Education - Northampton Area     May 5      1967   Northampton Area Community College lets contracts for         Easton Express   p. 5
Community College                                  campus, fills administrative post - Dr. de los Santos.

Education - Northampton Area     Oct. 6     1967   Northampton Area Community College to buy 4 acres, cost Easton Express
Community College                                  of $50,000 at northeast corner of Hecktown and Green
                                                   Pond Road.
Education - Northampton Area     Oct. 6     1967   To borrow $800,000 for permanent campus use.            Easton Express
Community College
Education - Northampton          April 11   1967   State okays site for Northampton Area Community               Easton Express
Community College                                  College.
Education - Northampton          March 23   1967   County college lists eligibility.                             Easton Express
Community College
Education - Northampton County           1967   Intermediate Unit Plan as adopted by Pennsylvania State
                                                Board of Education. Jan 13, 1967. Northampton in Unit 20
                                                - includes Monroe, Pike, total population 56, 594.

Education - Northampton County Jan. 28   1967   Northampton County reorganized school districts to          Easton Express
                                                nominate school directors in the reorganized districts in
                                                the primary.
Education - Northampton County Aug. 28   1967   Construction bids total $403,877.                           Easton Express    p. 1
Area Cmmunity College

Education - Northampton County April 7   1967   Trustees advance plans for college construction.            Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County April 7   1967   NCACC sets tuition at $165 per semester.                    Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Dec. 4    1967   First open house held.                                      Easton E'xpress   p. 5 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Feb. 3    1967   Temporary headquarters to begin on Monday at the            Easton Express    p. 1 illus.
Area Community College                          former bank building, Easton National Bank Building, 316
                                                Northampton Street.
Education - Northampton County July 12   1967   College project about 30% complete.                         Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County June 26   1967   Community college accepts 152 area residents as             Easton Express    p. 5
Area Community College                          members of first class.

Education - Northampton County March 8   1967   Scheduled to open on Oct. 1, 1967.                          Easton Express    p. 5 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County May 31    1967   Work begins on Phase I near Green Pond Road in              Easton Express    p.5
Area Community College                          Bethlehem Township.
Education - Northampton County Nov. 2          1967   College will keep pledge on casts.                         Easton Express    p. 1
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Nov. 22         1967   Trustees respond to criticism.                             Easton Express    p. 5 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Nov. 3          1967   College to add 8th building to meet anticipated expanded Easton Express
Area Community College                                enrollment.

Education - Northampton County Oct. 2          1967   Community college opens for first time, 430 students.      Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Oct. 31         1967   Pen Argly school board president, Leonard Dell'Alba assails Easton Express
Area Community College                                community college.

Education - Northampton County Oct. 6          1967   Trustees laud Richardson for efforts.                      Easton Express
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Sept. 8         1967   Adopts new faculty approach.                               Easton Express    p. 5
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Sept. 9         1967   Campus races against deadline - special article by         Easton Express    p. 5 illus.
Area Community College                                Madeleine B. Mathias of Easton Express.

Education - Northampton Cunty   June 30        1967   NCACC names officers.                                      Easton Express
Area Community College

Family Counseling Service       April 22       1967   Branch at South Side. Located in 2nd Methodist Church      Easton Express
                                                      officially opened.
Fires - Sandts Eddy Route 611   Jan. 16        1967   Three die in fire children four saved.                     Easton Express
Flea Markets                    April 3, May   1967   Flea market in Center Square.                              Easton Express
                                23
Flea Markets                    May 27         1967   Flea market in Center Square.                              Easton Express    p. 1
Fleck, Cyrus S.                 Jan. 31        1967   Receives outstanding citizen Award of United Fund.         Easton Express
Flying Objects                Jan. 19    1967   Sighted by Glendon family and a neighbor.                     Easton Express
Forks Township - Fire Dept.   March 4    1967   $179,500 tax lien filed against old fire company.             Easton Express
Forks Township - Health       July 21    1967   Forks Township declares war on rodents, insects.              Easton Express   p. 5
Forks Township - Housing      Dec. 7     1967   Trailer complex planned.                                      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Forks Township - Industries   Aug. 30    1967   Industrial park proves big economic benefit to the Easton     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                area (history of the project).
Forks Township - Police       June 22    1967   Joseph Compton named to succeed Wayne Frick as police         Easton Express
                                                chief.
Forks Township - Recreation   Dec. 21    1967   Asks court to assess land for recreational facilities under   Easton Express
                                                States' Project 70 and the federal open Space Act. Site of
                                                land onwed by Mrs. Violet DeWalt, Southeast of Falk Food
                                                Basket.
Forks Township - Recreation   May 26     1967   Recreation area planned.                                      Easton Express   p. 5
Forks Township - Recreation   May 4      1967   Supervisor reject Joint Planning Committee survey.            Easton Express
Forks Township - Sewerage     Jan. 20    1967   Approves sewer contract with Easton.                          Easton Express
Forks Township - Taxation     Nov. 2     1967   Forks Township to return $2000 in tax collected in error to   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                20 to 30 firms in township.
Gas Filled Bottles            Nov. 20    1967   Easton boy, 11, samples bottles filled with gas.              Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Girl Scouts Art Exhibition    March 11   1967   Have 370 entries at Easton National Bank & Trust Co.          Easton Express

Glendon, Pa. - Anniversary    Sept. 11   1967   100th anniversary.                                            Easton Express   p. 2, illus
Glendon, Pa. - Anniversary    Sept. 9    1967   Observes 100th anniversary with gala parade.                  Easton Express   p. 1
Gracedale (County Home)       March 11   1967   Receives $7400 bequest from Californian: William P.           Easton Express
                                                Kratzer.
Gracedale (County Home)       Oct. 5     1967   Attempts to meet needs of aged, indegent. Special article     Easton Express
                                                by E.E. Reporter: Madeleine B. Mathias.
Granaham, Kathryn O'Hay       July 18    1967   Eastonian was U.S. treasurer of the mint.                     Easton Express
Hackett Park                  May 4      1967   Jaycees propose filling pond at park.                         Easton Express
Haircutting                   Nov. 15    1967   Teacher: Miss Virginia Davenport cuts boys' long hair in      Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                classroom.
Haircutting                   Nov. 16    1967   School official explains haircut in High Bridge, N.J.         Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Heart                         May 18     1967   Easton man claims invention of artificial heart lung - Dr.    Easton Express   p. 1
                                                Howell Harris, 412 Cattell St.
Heath Village, Hackettstown, N.J. April 25      1967   Rural living for persons over 61.                            Easton Express   p. 12, illus

Heil Family                       June 7        1967   Arguments heard.                                             Easton Express
Heil Family                       March 21      1967   Commonwealth seeks estate of Miss Elizabeth Ott Heil.        Easton Express

Housing                           April 11      1967   Council to hold tenants responsible for properties in        Easton Express
                                                       articles of agreement.
Housing                           April 8       1967   Easton Housing Authority deletes 10 units from program.      Easton Express

Housing                           Aug. 3        1967   Easton Housing Authority remains one of the city's most      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       "active" agencies. 4th of 5 articles by Edward Kennedy.

Housing                           Dec. 5        1967   Colonial Funding Corporation may build apartment in the Easton Express        p. 1, illus
                                                       Riverside Drive Area.
Housing                           Feb. 1        1967   Panel program of League of Women Voters held at Jewish Easton Express
                                                       Community Center.
Housing                           July 31       1967   N.J. man repairs Easton homes for his tenants (Article by Easton Express      p. 12, illus
                                                       Madelein B. Mathias of Easton Express). Walter
                                                       Hollenbach, 91, invests $40,000 in renovations.

Housing                           May 5         1967   Fair housing unit to seek charter.                           Easton Express   p. 5
Housing                           Nov. 10       1967   Easton Housing Authority moves into field of social          Easton Express
                                                       services.
Housing                           Nov. 14, 15   1967   Colonial Funding Co. gets extension of 46 days.              Easton Express
Housing - Elderly                 May 12        1967   Authority seeks name for units to house the elderly at 4th   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                       and Lehigh Streets.
Housing - Elderly                 Nov. 10       1967   New public housing building sketch for 30-unit for the       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       elderly on the site of old brewery - 7th & Pearl Streets.

Housing - Harlan House            Dec. 21       1967   Almost ready for occupancy.                                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Housing - Harlan House            June 16       1967   Housing Authority names they 9 story building (100-unit)     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                       for the elderly at 4th and Washington Streets in honor of
                                                       Robert L. Harlan.
Housing - Kennedy Gardens         April 18      1967   Tax plea denied.                                             Easton Express
Housing - Lafayette Towers       Sept. 6       1967   Groundbreaking for $1.5 million apartment building in the Easton Express    p. 10
                                                      2000 block of Lehigh Street.
Housing - Spring Garden and N.   July 26       1967   Changes proposed for high rise apartments for proposed Easton Express
2nd Sts.                                              construction of 108 units at Spring Garden and N. 2nd Sts.

Housing - Sullivan Park          March 1       1967   Tract at West and Ferry Streets replace Sullivan Park as   Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                                      public housing site.
Hugh Moore Parkway               Jan. 9        1967   Plan based on history of Lehigh Valley.                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Hugh Moore Parkway               June 1        1967   Council designates Moore Parkway, 5 other properties as    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      public parks.
Hugh Moore Parkway               Nov. 18       1967   Keith elected interim head.                                Easton Express   p. 5
Hugh Moore Parkway               Oct. 12       1967   First appointments made. Hugh Moore, Sr., Dr. John M.      Easton Express
                                                      Coleman, Donald P. Keith.
Hugh Moore Parkway -             Oct. 13       1967   Diggers find walls of Oxford furnace.                      Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Restoration
Humphrey, Hubert H.              Oct. 16       1967   Speaks at Bethlehem School District Schools.               Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                                                                                                  p. 12
INCH Program                     Aug. 14       1967   Registration at opening session 450 youngsters.            Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Indians - Artifacts              Aug. 17       1967   Archeologist trace Indians on Delaware to 7000 B.C.        Easton Express
                                                      (Article by Easton Express reporter Tom Wilson).
Italians                         Dec. 8        1967   Italian-American group. 3-fold program set.                Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Italians                         Nov. 10       1967   New Italian unit forsees 200 members.                      Easton Express
Italians                         Oct. 12, 27   1967   New Italian group to be organized in area to be called     Easton Express
                                                      Valley Italians Americans (VIA).
Jewish Articles                  March 21      1967   Included in Holy Week art exhibit at First Presbyterian    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      Church.
Jewish Community Center          Dec. 11       1967   Jewish Youth Seminar held.                                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Jewish Youngsters                Dec. 11       1967   Make tops (Dreidel) steeped in Jewish legend.              Easton Express
Jews                             April 27      1967   Jewish Youth Council formed.                               Easton Express
Jews                             June 6        1967   Rally for Israel set for tonight.                          Easton Express
Jews                             June 7        1967   Easton Jews give $50,000 for cause.                        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Jews                             Sept. 25      1967   Tour of understanding.                                     Easton Express   p. 12, illus
Job Corps                        Feb. 1        1967   First girl from Easton area to join - Blanche Hoopes.      Easton Express   p. 12, illus
Junior Achievement                 Oct. 21    1967   Junior achievement of the Lehigh Valley opens a Forks of        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     the Delaware Center at Bank and Northampton St. Taught
                                                     how to run a business.
Juvenile Home - Court              July 28    1967   Report for 1966 shows 544 cases handled.                        Easton Express
Kressler, Kenneth F.               Aug. 11    1967   Sketch of memorial garden adjacent ot George Taylor             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     House.
Lafayette College - Faculty        Sept. 6    1967   Dr. William Watt Watt defends English language as profuse       Easton Express   p. 10
                                                     garden. He assailed Marshall McLuhan's language
                                                     philosophy at Lafayette's Founders Convocation.

Lafayette College - Food         Feb. 27      1967   Faculty Club serves a Pennsylvania Dutch dinner.                Easton Express
Lafayette College - Food         May 5        1967   Country style clambake held on the campus.                      Easton Express   p. 5
Lafayette College - Founders Day July 5       1967   Lafayette changes approach to Founders Day. Separates           Easton Express
                                                     activities into three different programs.
Lafayette College - Fraternities   Oct. 28    1967   Theta Xi fraternity members deliver pizza pie to Cedar          Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
                                                     Crest in 2 hours and 25 minutes. Check of $29. (20 cents
                                                     per mile) presented to Forks of Delaware United Fund.

Lafayette College - International Feb. 27     1967   First international festival presented by Foreign Students      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Affairs                                              Association.
Lafayette College - Literature    June 10     1967   College and town parodied in book written by Lafayette          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     graduate, Mike Alber - "Your Alma Mater's Moustache."

Lafayette College - Nobel Prize    Dec. 27    1967   Cites prize winner Dr. H. Keffer Hartline and his teacher Dr.   Easton Express
Winners                                              Beverly W. Kunkel.
Lafayette College - R.O.T.C.       May 2      1967   Students demonstrate against R.O.T.C.                           Easton Express   p. 1
Lafayette College - R.O.T.C.       Nov. 7     1967   54 students protest compulsory R.O.T.C.                         Easton Express
Lafayette College - R.O.T.C.       Oct. 13    1967   Students object to Lafayette's R.O.T.C. program.                Easton Express
Lafayette College - Students       Jan. 18    1967   Seniors permitted to have unlimited cuts                        Easton Express
Lafayette College - Students       July 1     1967   Student "Rescue Program" seen as a success. Freshman            Easton Express
                                                     grades improved.
Lafayette College - Students       March 27   1967   Relives fall down 100-foot cliff in Easton                      Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Lehigh & Hudson Railroad -         Jan. 3     1967   L & Hudson R.R. freight train derailed at Brainards, N.J.       Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Wrecks                                                                                                                                p. 3, illus
Lehigh & Hudson Railroad -      Jan. 5     1967   Derailment of Lehigh & Hudson Railway train at Union      Easton Express      p. 1, illus
Wrecks                                            Square, Phillipsburg, N.J. Northampton street bridge                          p. 18, illus
                                                  closed. Wardell Hotel wrecked.
Lehigh Valley Railroad          April 20   1967   Last train leaves tomorrow; passenger train service comes Easton Express      p. 5
                                                  to end between Lehigh Valley and New York.

Lehigh Valley Railroad          April 29   1967   Last train leaves tomorrow; passenger train service comes Easton Express      p. 1, illus
                                                  to end between Lehigh Valley and New York.

Lehigh Valley Railroad          Jan. 10    1967   Reminiscences by Ernest Greiser and Albert Lippincott.       Easton Express   p. 14
                                                  Crossroads.
Luong Nhi Ky                    May 4      1967   Visits Lafayette College                                     Easton Express
Mansfield, Jayne                July 5     1967   Obituary. Buried at Pen Argyl: July 3, 1967. Funeral set -   Easton Express   p. 2, illus
                                                  July 1, 1967.
March, Brig. Gen. Francis Andrew Nov. 4    1967   U.S. Army retired. Obituary.                                 Easton Express   p. 1

Medicare                        June 30    1967   Seen working well on first anniversary.                      Easton Express
Medicare                        Nov. 1     1967   Program at YWCA. Dr. Waltman speaks.                         Easton Express
Memorial Day                    May 19     1967   Plans completed for Easton's Memorial Day Parade.            Easton Express   p. 5
Memorial Day                    May 20     1967   Joseph Nemeth, 133 N. 4th St. launch driftwood ship in       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  Delaware River for 20 years.
Memorial Day                    May 31     1967   Fairview Block (WB) memorial rites attended by 100.          Easton Express   p. 4

Monroe County, Pa.              Feb. 1     1967   Rehabilitation camp not to be relocated in Barrett           Easton Express
                                                  Township due to relocation of local citizens.
Monroe County, Pa.              Jan. 31    1967   Rehabilitation camp (for negroes) negotiating with H.I.      Easton Express
                                                  Skinner owner of Onawa Lodge.
Moore, Hugh, Sr.                Dec. 6     1967   Easton resident devotes life to saving man from starving.    Easton Express   p. 34, illus

Moravian Historical Society     July 3     1967   Receives bust of John Hus.                                   Easton Express   p. 2, illus
Motorcycles                     July 3     1967   Easton resident gets first antique motorcycle license.       Easton Express

Movies                          March 4    1967   Robert Downey shows film, "Chafed Elbows" at Lafayette       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  College.
Muhlenberg Medical Center         Aug. 3     1967   Plans major expansion program.                                 Easton Express
Murder                            Dec. 1     1967   Lesh admits to June 21 slaying of Warren girl.                 Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Murder                            June 22    1967   Washington Township, Warren County - Boy (Lesh), 14,           Easton Express   p. 1 -2, illus.
                                                    held in death of girl, 15. Shot with arrow.
Nardi, Louis                      March 27   1967   Operated dance school. Obituary.                               Easton Express
Nazareth, Pa. - Crime             Dec. 11    1967   Theft of statue of infant Jesus from manger scene in           Easton Express
                                                    Nazareth's Center Square.
Nazareth, Pa. - Farmers' Market   Dec. 6     1967   Gets new store - Falk's Department store opened.               Easton Express   p. 40, illus

Nazareth, Pa. - Nazareth          May 11     1967   To receive a bust of John Hus from Czechoslovakia.             Easton Express   p. 16
Historical Society
Nazareth, Pa. - Park Pool         Dec. 27    1967   Swimming pool - Daniel Cummings injured. Court denies          Easton Express
                                                    new trial.
Nazareth, Pa. - Park Pool         Dec. 28    1967   Judge Woodring dissents strongly in Daniel Cummings            Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                    case.
Nazareth, Pa. - Youth             May 20     1967   Nazareth movies sill off-limits for teen-agers.                Easton Express
Negroes                           Oct. 18    1967   Panel discussion at Women's Club. Speaker saids life of        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Negroes in Easton as constricted as in Watts, Harlem.

Negroes - Band                    Aug. 5     1967   Houses at St. Francis Friary on Friday evening after playing   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                    at Allentown Fair. 76 members were unable to obtain
                                                    lodgings.
Negroes - Band                    Aug. 7     1967   Houses at St. Francis Friary on Friday evening after playing   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                    at Allentown Fair. 76 members were unable to obtain
                                                    lodgings.
Negroes - Black Power             Oct. 23    1967   Easton man (Lee Harris) attends Black Power meeting at         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    Howard University.
Negroes - NAACP                   March 13   1967   Rite honors slain Mississippi negro. Five members of           Easton Express
                                                    Easton branch march.
Negroes - NAACP                   Nov. 6     1967   NAACP chapter miffed at Easton democrats.                      Easton Express
Northampton Co., PA               June 6     1967   Preliminary talks held for County building                     Easton Express
Northampton Co., PA -             Jan. 28    1967   Obituary of Richard R. Raidline, County commissioner since     Easton Express
Commissioners                                       1964. Also County treasurer
Northampton Co., PA - Officials   Feb. 25     1967   Obituary of Charles H. Unangst, Northampton County           Easton Express
                                                     controller
Northampton Co., PA -             Nov. 3      1967   Controller Edward J. Joseph objected to the practice of      Easton Express
Treasurer's Office                                   intermingling personal funds with County monies in
                                                     County treasurer's office
Northampton County Children's     Nov. 14     1967   To expand activities in 3 places in county.                  Easton Express
Bureau
Nuclear Power Center              Sept. 12    1967   Easton planned to be center. Wing, Dr. Raymond.            Easton Express     p. 5
O'Hare, Bernard V.                Jan. 17     1967   Takes his furniture from court house. Former District      Easton Express     p. 5
                                                     attorney's furniture not paid for by county commissioners.

O'Hare, Madalyn Murray            Dec. 8      1967   Atheist assails Church tax exemption system in debate at Easton Express       p. 14, illus
                                                     Muhlenberg.
Pa. Employment Security           Aug. 18     1967   Office to be moved temporarily to old Metropolitan Edison Easton Express
                                                     Building owned by Martin Zippel (2nd & Ferry St.). New
                                                     building will be located at Ferry and Sitgreaves.

Pa. Employment Security           Oct. 9      1967   Launch state project -- ground breaking for new building.    Easton Express   p. 2, illus
                                                     Ferry & Sitgreaves St. Cost: $352, 647.
PAL                               Feb. 28     1967   Honors Thomas E. Kleppinger for 1966 service to the          Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     group.
PAL                               Jan. 14     1967   Has girl nights on Wednesdays.                               Easton Express
PAL                               Oct. 31     1967   Activity director named for Easton PAL home: Alfredean       Easton Express
                                                     Jones.
Palmer Township - Education       Nov. 9      1967   Okays $80,000 loan for community college.                    Easton Express
Palmer Township - Education       Oct. 2, 6   1967   Okays sale of students' house. Constructed by N.C.A.         Easton Express
                                                     Vocational-Technical School students. Sale price of
                                                     $18,700.
Palmer Township - Elections       July 28     1967   Northampton County Commissioners okay plan on Palmer         Easton Express
                                                     voting districts.
Palmer Township - Elections       Sept. 7     1967   Judge Barthold approves dividing Palmer election district.   Easton Express   p. 1

Palmer Township - Fire            Feb. 27     1967   $30,000 fire destroys home of Molinaro family at 3730        Easton Express
                                                     Timberlane Drive.
Palmer Township - Fire Co.       Aug. 22    1967   Palmer supervisor criticize fire company's fund drive.      Easton Express

Palmer Township - Fire Co.       June 6     1967   Palmer supervisors let contract for 2nd firehouse.          Easton Express   p. 16, illus
Palmer Township - Municipal      Aug. 15    1967   Supervisors have renovated meeting hall.                    Easton Express   p. 22, illus
Building
Palmer Township - Parks          Nov. 7     1967   Supervisors okay cost studies for township's five parks.    Easton Express
                                                   George Patton, Philadelphia to draw plans at cost $2,500.

Palmer Township - Streets        July 11    1967   Palmer Township seeks Park Avenue as township road.         Easton Express

Palmer Township - Vandalism      April 6    1967   Vandals damage building in Palmer Twp. - Christmas barn     Easton Express
                                                   on Park Ave. - Seipsville. 7 boys charged.

Parking                          Aug. 5     1967   Two parking agencies in Easton have key role in             Easton Express   p. 2
                                                   revitalization - 5th article - Edward Kennedy.
Patriotism Rally                 April 16   1967   Held at Meuser Park.                                        Easton Express
Patriotism Rally                 April 17   1967   Less than 20 attend.                                        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Peace                            Dec. 26    1967   Vigils at Center Square.                                    Easton Express   p. 20, illus
Peace March                      Dec. 18    1967   Attracts 130 in 8th pilgrimage from Nazareth to             Easton Express   p. 14, illus
                                                   Bethlehem.
Peace Walk                       Dec. 5     1967   By Quakers set for December 15.                             Easton Express   p. 5
Peace, Freedom                   Dec. 20    1967   Dialogue held at St. John's Lutheran Church on New Year's   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   Eve.
Pen Argyl, Pa. - Fire Company    Sept. 5    1967   Volunteer Fire Company. Pen Argyl's fireman's parade        Easton Express   p. 13
                                                   highlights Labor Day.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches    June 21    1967   Presbyterian Church rejects town's offer. Lot to be used    Easton Express
                                                   for off street parking.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education   Aug. 15    1967   Phillipsburg board to hire architect for Middle School.     Easton Express

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education   Jan. 24    1967   Teachers picket office of Board in Phillipsburg.        Easton Express       p. 1, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education   March 31   1967   Try to revive "Crazy Days" at High School.              Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education   Nov. 14    1967   Board of education rejected Pohatcong Township Board of Easton Express
                                                   Education's request for a tuition credit.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Fire           Oct. 25    1967   Commission votes to proceed with plans for firehouse.      Easton Express   p. 1
Companies
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Health         Aug. 7     1967   Phillipsburg joins regional health group.                  Easton Express
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        April 12   1967   Construction of new library is hailed at groundbreaking.   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                                                                                                  p. 12, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        Jan. 27    1967   Library plan and layout.                                   Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        March 22   1967   Appropriation of $275,000 for town library is adopted by   Easton Express
                                                      town commission.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        Nov. 22    1967   Public library building half-way built.                    Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        Sept. 28   1967   Construction of new library is hailed at groundbreaking.   Easton Express   p. 8

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal      Dec. 13    1967   Officials adopt town hall plan despite protests.           Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Building
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal      Nov. 14    1967   Town Hall low bids total $1,170,650.                       Easton Express
Building
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal      Nov. 29    1967   Acts to finance new town hall.                             Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Building
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal      Oct. 4     1967   Commission okays town hall plans 3-1.                      Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Building
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Parking        May 31     1967   To buy 2 properties off South Main Street (Grace Lutheran Easton Express    p. 1
                                                      Church and the Dutton home) to make off street parking.

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Youth Center   July 6     1967   Driverless car crashes into Firth Youth Center.            Easton Express

Plainfield Township - Churches      Sept. 16   1967   St. Peter's Union Church to merge with Trinity Salem       Easton Express   p. 12, illus
                                                      United Church of Christ, Wind Gap.
Planned Parenthood                  April 15   1967   Inadequate local support charged.                          Easton Express
Playgrounds                         June 20    1967   West Ward children (1300 and 1400 blocks of Lehigh St.)    Easton Express   p. 18, illus
                                                      picket City Hall concerning playgrounds.
Polish Shrine, Doylestown, PA       Dec. 23    1967   Retirement village planned. To cost $12-$15 million.       Easton Express

Polish Shrine, Doylestown, PA       July 1     1967   20,000 to attend dedication of window at ceremonies on     Easton Express
                                                      July 10
Polish Shrine, Doylestown, PA   July 5           1967   Largest stained glass window to be dedicated on July 9 at      Easton Express   p. 38, illus.
                                                        Our Lady of Czestochowa in Doylestown
Quakers                         April 10         1967   Lehigh Valley Peace Center focuses on war in Vietnam,          Easton Express
                                                        sponsored by Lehigh Valley Monthly Meeting of the
                                                        Religious Society of Friends.
Railroad - History              Nov. 29          1967   Model Railroading Society to hold 3 day exhibit.               Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Railroads - Strikes             July 17          1967   Area industries count on early end of strike.                  Easton Express
Railroads - Wrecks              Jan. 5           1967   Derailment of 16 freight cars in Union Square, Phillipsburg,   1967             p. 1, illus
                                                        N.J. Lehigh and Hudson Railroad. Wardell Hotel wrecked.                         p. 18

Recreation                      Nov. 22          1967   City Council questions use of school (Cheston) recreation      Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                        field.
Red Cross                       Nov. 29          1967   Red Cross makes tape recordings for families to send to        Easton Express
                                                        soldiers.
Red Cross                       Sept. 18         1967   Local Red Cross celebrates 50th anniversary.                   Easton Express   p. 5
Reeder, Frank                   Oct. 21          1967   U.S. official - old family in Easton. Obituary.                Easton Express   p. 1
Reider Family                   Feb. 27          1967   Fund drive for the 5 children.                                 Easton Express
Reider Family                   March 14         1967   Fund scheduled for 5 Reider children.                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Religious Heritage              Oct. 10          1967   Religious Heritage of America, Inc. Easton chapter formed.     Easton Express   p. 16, illus

Rescue Squad                    Oct. 20          1967   Charles D. Bush, founder of Rescue Squad. Obituary.            Easton Express

Rhodin, Eric                    July 6           1967   Book by Easton man gives 'Insiders' glimpse of the          Easton Express
                                                        newspaper profession.
Rhodin, Eric                    March 10         1967   Named associate professor at Moravian.                      Easton Express
Riegelsville, Pa. - Education   Nov. 14          1967   Petition as to whether Riegelsville Borough school district Easton Express
                                                        can become a sponsor of the N. Co. area Community
                                                        College to be determined by State Board of Education.

Roads                           Nov. 20          1967   Bethlehem spur route opened.                                   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Roads - Bushkill Drive          April 20, 21 &   1967   Planners favor rebuilding of Drive.                            Easton Express
                                26
Roads - Bushkill Drive          Aug. 10          1967   Council refuses to share in Bushkill Drive costs.              Easton Express
Roads - Bushkill Drive          March 16         1967   Forks seek to have Bushkill Drive rebuild.                     Easton Express
Roads - Bushkill Drive      May 4      1967   State goes ahead on plan to rebuild drive.                 Easton Express
Roads - Delaware River      Sept. 14   1967   Delaware Valley Protective Association asks for an         Easton Express      p. 5
                                              historical area embracing River Road and the Delaware
                                              Canal between Easton and Morrisville.
Roads - N.J.                Aug. 22    1967   Interstate highway Route 78 which extends from Newark Easton Express           p. 8, illus
                                              to Phillipsburg to be dedicated Aug. 23. To be known as 78
                                              Lightning Division Memorial Highway.

Roads - Route 209           May 12     1967   In East Poconos to be relocated for dam. Special article by   Easton Express   p. 1
                                              Edward P. Kennedy.
Roads - Route 611           Dec. 21    1967   Work on new Route 611 slated by January 1969.                 Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Roads - Route 611           Oct. 19    1967   Beautification seen affected by change.                       Easton Express
Roads - Route 78            Dec. 8     1967   Location of Interstate Route 78 is changed to corridor        Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                              running South of Easton Area.                                                  p. 5, illus
Robbery                     Dec. 14    1967   Loss of $75,000 in theft at home of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph       Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                              W. Ayers, 22 North 14th Street, Easton, PA.
Robbery                     March 16   1967   Fourth suspect caught. Robbery occurred Dec. 3 at Food        Easton Express   p. 26, illus.
                                              lane Supermarket at the South Side (Easton).
Rooney, Fred B., U.S.       Jan. 7     1967   Has 3 offices in local area - Room 310 Drake Building,        Easton Express
Representative                                Easton, Pa. - 405 E. 4th St. Bethlehem, Pa. - Room 214
                                              Allentown Post Office Building, 5th & Hamilton Sts.,
                                              Allentown. Pa.
Rue, Leonard R.             Sept. 6    1967   To lecture children on nature series at 2 area schools.       Easton Express   p. 20, illus

Schools - Notre Dame High   Nov. 14    1967   Key club dedicated to community service. Article by E.E.      Easton Express
School                                        reporter: Edward Koskey.
Schools - Notre Dame High   Nov. 28    1967   Groundbreaking for $140,000 athletic building.                Easton Express   p. 5
School
Schools - Principals        Dec. 19    1967   Erb, Albert S. Joint school committee pays tribute to         Easton Express   p. 5
                                              services which he gave system.
Schools - PSEA              Nov. 13    1967   PSEA endorses Easton teacher, David W. Kirkpatrick,           Easton Express
                                              president of Easton Area Education Association.
Schools - Religion          Dec. 19     1967    Easton School Board backs Dirksen amendment by vote of          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                7-0. Dirksen Amendment would permit non-
                                                denominational prayer in public schools.
Schools - School Boards     Dec. 19     1967    School board tables move to reopen meetings.                    Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Schools - School Boards     Feb. 28     1967    Solicitor's job filled by Dave Miller, Carl Skinner.            Easton Express
Schools - School Boards     Sept. 20    1967    Majority of board favor closed meeting policy.                  Easton Express   p. 1
Schools - Schools Boards    Sept. 26    1967    EASD board to bar public from meeting.                          Easton Express   p. 1
Schools - Stevens           Nov. 2      1967    Stevens School is proposed as new center site for South         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Side Neighborhood Center.
Schools - Superintendents   Aug. 10 & 11 1967   Supt. Edward Tracy reviews his work in Education in Easton      Easton Express
                                                area in last 14 years. (2 articles, interviewed by John B.
                                                Bonnell, Express reporter).
Schools - Superintendents   Aug. 11     1967    Supt. Dr. Edward Tracy - Editorial on his views when            Easton Express
                                                interviewed by Easton Express reporter.
Schools - Superintendents   Aug. 22     1967    Albert S. Erb to act as head of schools until the election of   Easton Express
                                                new superintendent.
Schools - Superintendents   March 14    1967    Dr. Edward Tracy resigns as Supt. Of schools.                   Easton Express
Schools - Superintendents   Nov. 2      1967    Dr. Bruce Brummitt starts as school superintendent of           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Easton Area School District.
Schools - Superintendents   Oct. 7      1967    Tracy successor picked, salary set at $25,000. Dr. Bruce        Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                Brummitt.
Schools - Television        Oct. 17     1967    Educators get preview of printing documentary at WLTV-          Easton Express   p. 12 illus.
                                                TV.
Schools - Tracy             June 22     1967    Name proposed for new Forks -Palmer school - the Edward         Easton Express
                                                Tracy Elementary School.
Schools - Voc-Tech          April 22    1967    Northampton County Vocational-Technical School students         Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                built home.
Schools - Voc-Tech          Feb. 24     1967    Vocational Technical School builds home.                        Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Voc-Tech          Feb. 28     1967    V-T Articles of Agreement approved by school boards.            Easton Express

Schools - Voc-Tech          Jan. 13     1967    Vocational-Technical School signs option on land in Forks       Easton Express
                                                Township. 45 acres near Uhler's Hotel; cost per acre
                                                $2500. Total price $112,500.
Schools - Voc-Tech     July 14    1967   Mr. Dutt proposes program to help pupils choose training      Easton Express
                                         in V-T field.
Schools - Voc-Tech     July 14    1967   Projected view at V-T school.                                 Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Voc-Tech     July 26    1967   Approval given for financing new V-T School in Forks          Easton Express
                                         Township.
Schools - Voc-Tech     March 10   1967   V-T School takes option on another building site in area N.   Easton Express
                                         of Uhler's Hotel, east of Kesslerville Road.
Schools - Voc-Tech     Nov. 10    1967   Construction to start April 8, 1968.                          Easton Express
Schools - Voc-Tech     Nov. 15    1967   Shoplifting Seminar held by the distributive education        Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                         department of Eastern Northampton County V-T school.

Schools - Voc-Tech     Sept. 15   1967   Vocational - Technical School Board lets contract for test    Easton Express   p. 5
                                         borings at new site in Forks Township.
Scott Park             June 22    1967   Construction work on dam of Scott Park.                       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Scott Park             Oct. 21    1967   Dam project.                                                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Selective Service      Nov. 22    1967   Easton, Bethlehem men among 11 indicted for violations.       Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Selective Service -    Dec. 16    1967   90 demonstrators hold uneventful vigil in Easton.             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Demonstrations
Selective Service -    Dec. 2     1967   Students (Lafayette) pland demonstration against draft        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Demonstrations                           board methods.
Selective Service -    Dec. 5     1967   Protest draft laws -- 22 Lafayette students and others        Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Demonstrations                           march at 529 Northampton St.: Selective Service Board                          p. 12, illus
                                         Office.
Sewerage               Sept. 28   1967   Officials of 9 area municipal agree on joint sewer board.     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                                                                                        p. 5, illus
Sewerage - Wilson      Nov. 14    1967   Wilson Borough to pay part of bill to Easton.                 Easton Express
Sex Education          July 11    1967   School sex courses use similar teaching methods. (Article     Easton Express   p. 12, illus
                                         by Judith Thatcher, Easton Express reporter).

Shad                   Sept. 20   1967   Continuing Shad run in Delaware is goal of Government         Easton Express   p. 29
                                         Agencies.
Shafer, Dr. Floyd R.   Dec. 28    1967   Elected to 31st term as president Northampton County          Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                         school board.
Shafer, Rev. Floyd R.          June 26    1967   Shafer, Rev. F. R. retires as Tatamy Church pastor.           Easton Express   p. 34, illus
Sher, Jack                     Dec. 22    1967   Diary of his trip to Israel.                                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Skydiving                      April 15   1967   Bethlehem Township citizens complain about skydivers on       Easton Express
                                                 their land.
Skydiving                      Aug. 21    1967   Two skydivers held in landing outside airport.                Easton Express
Skydiving                      July 3     1967   Judge Palmer continues injunction against area skydiving.     Easton Express

Skydiving                      June 10    1967   Judge Palmer issues injunction against skydiving group.       Easton Express   p. 1

Skydiving                      May 11     1967   "Target shooting" is planned in move to halt skydivers.       Easton Express   p. 1

Social Security                July 6     1967   S S Program helps woman (Mrs. Emily Heil) send her            Easton Express
                                                 triplets to college.
Social Service Exchange        April 15   1967   20th anniversary luncheon.                                    Easton Express
South Side Neighborhood Center Aug. 17    1967   To ask city council for assistance.                           Easton Express

South Side Neighborhood Center Aug. 17    1967   Awaits federal funds.                                         Easton Express

South Side Neighborhood Center July 20    1967   Director named: Jesse E. Lovall.                              Easton Express

South Side Neighborhood Center March 2    1967   Neighborhood project gets underway.                           Easton Express

South Side Neighborhood Center Nov. 3     1967   A library to be created in center.                            Easton Express   p. 17, illus

South Side Neighborhood Center Oct. 19    1967   Closing hours (11 p.m. vs. 9:30) for youth activities stirs   Easton Express
                                                 debate.
St. Francis Retreat Home and   Aug. 31    1967   St. Francis Retreat Home and Academy, Bethlehem               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Academy                                          Township. Account of Retreat house and Friary.
Stackhouse, J. L.              Jan. 12    1967   Retired from the Easton Express on Jan. 12, 1967.             Easton Express
                                                 Newspaper career covers 1/2 century. D. W. Diehl
                                                 succeeds him as president and treasury of Easton
                                                 Publishing Co.
Stroudsburg State College   Oct. 13    1967   Gov. Shafer pays tribute to Dr. Kohler during dedication of Easton Express
                                              field house at Stroudsburg State College.

Stroudsburg, Pa.            May 18     1967   Computors find "Perfect dates" for dance.                  Easton Express     p. 26
Sullivan Park               Feb. 2     1967   Question of whether a portion should be sold to the        Easton Express
                                              Easton Housing Authority as a site of 10 units of public
                                              housing. Referred to City Council.
Sullivan Park               Feb. 27    1967   Discrimination charge leveled by NAACP over Sullivan Park. Easton Express     p. 5

Sullivan Park               March 16   1967   Housing unit keeps stand on park case.                       Easton Express
Sullivan Park               March 7    1967   NAACP seeks reversal on Sullivan Park.                       Easton Express
Sunday Sales Law            Nov. 16    1967   Seek enforcement of Sunday sales law. Special article by     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                              E.E. Stephen R. Sandler.
Sunfish Pond                Aug. 17    1967   Meyner defends his actions in sale of pond.                  Easton Express
Sunfish Pond                June 17    1967   Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas and wife hike to    Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                              see pond.
Sunfish Pond                May 23     1967   Justice W. O. Douglas to join hike to "save Sunfish Pond."   Easton Express

Tatamy, Pa. - Churches      March 16   1967   St. Peter's United Church of Christ plans mortgage burning Easton Express
                                              rites on Palm Sunday Communion Services.
Taylor, George - Home       Aug. 11    1967   Kenneth Kressler sketch of memorial garden adjacent to     Easton Express     p. 5
                                              George Taylor house.
Telegraph                   Nov. 4     1967   Telex dial-a-wire service inaugurated in Easton area.      Easton Express     p. 23

Telephone                   Oct. 17    1967   Service changes to save Lehigh Valley users $134,000.        Easton Express

Temple, Shirley             Nov. 13    1967   Wilson Borough native (Daniel J. Monaco) is opponent of      Easton Express   p. 1
                                              Shirley Temple in the San Mateo County, Cal.
                                              Congressional seat.
Theaters                    Nov. 17    1967   Art teacher (Richard Fox) designs set for area theater       Easton Express   p. 19
                                              groups.
Tornabene, Filipio          April 21   1967   Returns to Sicily to fight charge against him.               Easton Express
Tornabene, Filipio          Feb. 25    1967   3 letters from Italy support denial about being red.         Easton Express
Tornabene, Filipio          March 2    1967   Italian official assist plean of Filipio Tornabene.          Easton Express
Tornabene, Filipio               March 21        1967   Fate expected to be settled Friday.                          Easton Express
Unions                           Dec. 28         1967   Union leader (Grace Sardegna) is sued by Easton business     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                        man (Hillel Silberg) for assault.
Walking Purchase                 June 24         1967   2 ex-Lafayette gridders retrace Walking Purchase.            Easton Express   p. 5, illusq
Warren County, New Jersey -      Dec. 6          1967   Prisoners fail in jail break try in Warren.                  Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Crime
Warren County, New Jersey -      March 3         1967   Social workers agree Warren County needs better juvenile     Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Juveniles                                               quarters.
Warren County, New Jersey -      Dec. 28, 29 &   1967   Many signs tell of Culvert hazard, but pattern of death      Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Roads                            30                     continues.
Warren Hospital                  May 12          1967   Hospital to let contract for 2 wings, alterations.           Easton Express   p. 7, illus
Warren Hospital                  Oct. 27         1967   Floor plans.                                                 Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Warren Hospital                  Oct. 7          1967   Details of $2,177,000 expansion.                             Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Wars - Vietnam                   May 3           1967   Easton man parades flag in front of silent demonstators in   Easton Express
                                                        Centre Square. Page One, Randolph Hummell.

Wars - Vietnam                   October 20      1967   Antiwar demonstration is conducted in Bethlehem at draft Easton Express       P. 1
                                                        center.
Wars - Vietnam War - Doctors     Dec. 18         1967   2 Easton doctors to serve in Vietnam hospital. Dr. John    Easton Express     P. 1 Illus.
                                                        Udpegrove, Dr. Robert W. McLaughlin.
Wars - Vietnam War - Doctors -   Aug. 18         1967   Tells of his experience in Vietnam - established hospital. Easton Express     P. 3 Illus.
Dr Robert Oldt
Wars - Vietnam War - Red Cross   Dec. 13         1967   Tape messages to soldiers 265 persons one dog send tape      Easton Express   P. 5 Illus
                                                        messages to Viet Nam.
Water                            July 14         1967   2 proposals submitted for enlargeing Easton's water          Easton Express
                                                        system capacity.
Water Supply                     May 27          1967   Expansion plant to be ready within month.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Weather - Rainstorm              Aug. 4          1967   Heavy rains do a lot of damage - flooding.                   Easton Express
Weather - Rainstorm              July 12         1967   Storm causes area fires, power loss.                         Easton Express
Weather - Snow                   Dec. 1          1967   Snow scenes at Hackett Park.                                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Weather - Snow                   Feb. 6          1967   10 or more inches.                                           Easton Express
Weather - Tornado                Aug. 10         1967   "Twister" damages garage hours after family moves in new     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                        home in Palmer Township.
WEEX                             Nov. 6          1967   Listeners pick Ashton by 2 1/2 - 1 over Ban.                 Easton Express
Welsh                            Oct. 16    1967   Festival of Welsh music draws 650 persons in area to the   Easton Express   p. 14, illus
                                                   Bangor Presbyterian Church.
Williams Township - Churches     March 11   1967   St. John's Lutheran Church to have rededication services   Easton Express
                                                   on April 30 at 4 p.m.
Williams Township - Education    April 1    1967   Stanley E. Stettz, named as solicitor of Williams school   Easton Express
                                                   board.
Williams Township - Education    April 8    1967   School board plans to add gym to school.                   Easton Express

Wilson - Community College       Nov. 9     1967   Okays loan by community college.                           Easton Express
Wilson Borough - Fires           Jan. 13    1967   Fire destroys store, apartment. Lehigh - Penn Construction Easton Express
                                                   Co. at 16th and Northampton Streets. $80,000 damage.

Wilson Borough - Housing         Aug. 30    1967   Groundbreaking scheduled for new apartment building at Easton Express       p. 22, illus
                                                   19th and Lehigh Streets. To be called Lafayette Towers -
                                                   cost $1.5 million, 103 luxury apartments.

Wilson Borough - Municipal       May 15     1967   New public safety building toured by 1,000 in Wilson.      Easton Express   p. 24, illus
Building
Wilson Borough - Police          Aug. 8     1967   Wilson Police to start patrols in West Easton.             Easton Express
Wilson Borough - Police          May 9      1967   Wilson solicitor overrules Mayor and supports Council.     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   (Mayor wanted to establish and maintain a
                                                   communication system for the police).
Wilson Borough - Police          Nov. 21    1967   Wilson, West Easton Mayors Okay police protection plan.    Easton Express   p. 36, illus

Wilson Borough - Police          Oct. 3     1967   Mayor Blasé of Wilson files suit against Wilson council    Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   (wanted police facilities both in vehicles and at
                                                   headquarters.)
Wilson Borough - Taxation        June 1     1967   Wilson Borough Union school hikes real estate tax.         Easton Express   p. 1
Wilson Borough High School -     Dec. 13    1967   At Wilson in disaster drill.                               Easton Express
Simulated Boiler Explosion
Wilson High School - Band        April 24   1967   High School Band prepares for Chicago trip.                Easton Express   p. 12, illus
Wilson High School - Band        July 8     1967   Placed 10th in Chicago parade.                             Easton Express
Wilson High School - Majoretts   July 6     1967   Wilson twirlers, majoretts win 1st place at Lions          Easton Express
                                                   International Chicago. (Band won 10th place).
Woodring, Judge Carleton      Dec. 27    1967   Retiring jurist sees emphasis on "Truth" article by E. E.   Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                                reporter, Richard M. Brossman.
Woodring, Judge Carleton      Jan. 5     1967   Announces he won't seek reelection.                         Easton Express
Woodring, Judge Carleton      Nov. 17    1967   Judge Woodring says farewell. Offers to sell law books.     Easton Express    p. 5

Y.M.C.A.                      Nov. 16    1967   College Hill youth is cited as first "Boy-of-month" - Max   Easton Express
                                                Pokrivchak.
Y.M.C.A.                      Oct. 25    1967   Membership on Y.M.C.A. board of directors opened to         Easton Express    p. 5
                                                persons of any religious faith.
Youth Centers - Green Onion   April 8    1967   "Green Onion" opens in Forks Twp. New night club for        Easton Express
                                                teenagers. Was former Volunteer Fire Company House.

Youth Centers - Green Onion   March 24   1967   Forks board of supervisors reserves decision in teen club at Easton Express
                                                the former Forks Valley Tavern on Route 115.

Youth Centers - Green Onion   March 7    1967   Respectable teenage club is dream of area group.            Easton Express
A.B.E. Airport                Dec. 17    1968   Plans new terminal by 1980.                                 Easton Express    p. 1
Aeronautics - Accidents       Sept. 16   1968   Edward Braden, pilot and 3 youths crash in Palmer                             p. 1, illus.
                                                Township.
Air Pollution                 Jan. 11    1968   Air Pollution Division                                                        p. 5, illus.
                                                (P Health Dept.), urges campaign to prevent discomfort
                                                from hay fever.
Airports                      March 30   1968   Bethlehem - Easton airport on Freemansburg Road; now        Easton Express    p. 5
                                                28 years old airport closes; no profit without skydiving
                                                activities.
Alpha, NJ - Cemeteries        April 20   1968   Vandals damage tombstones in St. Peter and Paul             Easton Express    p. 16, illus.
                                                Byzantine Church cemetery - also at St. Mary's and St.
                                                John's, about 100 toppled.
American Legion               March 15   1968   Rice-Ebner American Legion Post plans 49th anniversary.     Easton Express    p. 12

American Legion               March 18   1968   Rice-Ebner American Legion Post celebrates its 49th         Easton Express    p. 5
                                                anniversary.
American Legion               March 25   1968   American Legion cites Easton attorney, Richard D. Grifo, as Easton Express    p. 5
                                                distinguished citizen.
Anthony, Susan B., II        June 26        1968   Susan B. Anthony, II, grand niece of famed suffragette,  Easton Express          p. 1
                                                   Immigration Board upholds the appeal of her deportation.

Art - Fairs                  Sept. 14       1968   Art fair in Centre Square draws 100 artists.            Easton Express           p. 1, illus.
Automobile Agencies          Feb. 3         1968   Gorham Chevrolet Building, 11th and Northampton Streets Easton Express           p. 5
                                                   to be changed into offices.
Automobile Agencies          July 12        1968   Frank Young, set to retire; repaired cars for 50 years. Easton Express           p. 5, illus.

Bakeries                     March 14       1968   Schaible's Bakery indicted for price fixing.                    Easton Express   p. 1
Bakeries                     March 22       1968   John F. Schaible, president of Schaible's Bakery, said price-   Easton Express   p. 26
                                                   fixing charges against firm cannot be substantiated by the
                                                   federal government.
Bangor, PA - Education       Dec. 11        1968   Plans set for preparatory school at Kirkridge, five-miles       Easton Express   P. 20, illus.
                                                   north of Bangor on Route 191.
Bangor, PA - Youth           March 18,      1968   New Youth Center ready for opening - the old one burned         Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
                             1968                  down March 2, 1967. It is named the Bee Hive Youth
                                                   Center.
Bangor, PA - Youth           March 25       1968   The new Youth Center is ready for opening - the old one         Easton Express   p. 12
                                                   burned down March 2, 1967. It is named the Bee Hive
                                                   Youth Center
Barthold, Judge William G.   Sept. 16,      1968   Judge Barthold is honored at the 3rd annual dinner of the       Easton Express   p. 24, illus.
                             1968                  Northampton County Federation of Democratic Clubs.

Bath, artist.                June 3, 1968   1968   Retired school teacher acclaimed as one of the newest           Easton Express   pg. 16, illus.
                                                   Primitive artists.
Baurkot, Raymond.            Aug. 2         1968   The owner of Baurkot Distributors receives an LBJ pen           Easton Express   pg. 1, 1968
                                                   when signing the House and Urban Development Act of
                                                   1968.
Bell                         Jan. 25        1968   Liberty Bell at County court house refurbished by W. B.         Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                   Eisenhardt.
Bell                         Jan. 8         1968   Liberty Bell at County court house refurbished by W. B.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                   Eisenhardt.
Bell - Easton's Liberty    Jan. 25      1968    The Liberty Bell is on permanent exhibit at the            Easton Express    illus.
                                                Northampton County courthouse. William Eisenhardt,
                                                cabinet maker of Forks Township, cleaned and refinished
                                                the bell.
Bell - Easton's Liberty.   Jan. 8       1968    Northampton County Bell has its carriage repaired by       Easton Express
                                                Eisenhardt Firm of Forks Township.
Bethlehem Township, PA -   Sept. 12,    1968    Miller Heights parents to present a petition to ,Bethlehem Easton Express    p. 1
Education - Busing         1968                 School Board, asking for buses to transport children to
                                                Freedom High School and East Hills Junior High School

Bethlehem Township, PA -   Nov. 12, 1968 1968   Township officials favor library construction.             Easton Express    p. 21
Library Service
Bethlehem Township, PA -   Jan. 9       1968    Commission plans $10 occupation tax.                       Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
Taxation
Boy Scouts                 Jan. 10      1968    Four Scouts to be honored at 50th recognition dinner.      Easton Express    p. 5, illus.

Boy Scouts                 Jan. 15      1968    Two Easton residents (Carl Everett, Nathan Reibman)        Easton Express    p. 5
                                                receive highest Boy Scouts awards.
Bridges - Glendon          Aug. 31      1968    Pictures of proposed construction of Glendon bridge.       Easton Express    p. 5

Bridges - Glendon          July 20      1968    Glendon Bridge project of $2.4 million is underway.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bridges - Glendon          March 15     1968    New span rejected by State Highway Dept. Plans call for a Easton Express     p. 5
                                                main bridge across Lehigh River, the Lehigh Canal, and the
                                                L.V.R.R. and a smaller one across CRR of NJ tracks north of
                                                river.
Bridges - Glendon          May 13       1968    Construction of Glendon bridge beginning this week.         Easton Express   p. 1

Bridges - Glendon          Nov. 25      1968    Progress picture of new span of Glendon bridge.            Easton Express    p. 5
Bridges - Glendon          Nov. 4       1968    Pictures of Glendon bridge piers as work progresses on     Easton Express    p. 31
                                                $2.4 million project.
Bridges, Covered           May 23       1968    Northampton County seeks to close historic covered         Easton Express    p. 5
                                                bridge in Allen township.
Bridges, Delaware          July 25      1968    Delaware River Toll Bridge booths equipped with air        Easton Express    p. 1
                                                conditioners.
Bridges, Delaware               Nov. 13    1968   Commutation rate doubled on 5 spans across Delaware.          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  Regular toll remains the same. Reaction in Easton to toll.

Bridges, Stocker Mill           Feb. 1     1968   Cost of bridge at Stocker Mill put at $130,000.               Easton Express   p. 26
Bureau of Employment Security   Oct. 23    1968   Dedicates new building at 220 Ferry St.                       Easton Express   p. 5

Bushkill Creek                  Sept. 24   1968   Highway work damages Bushkill Creek area                      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Business                        Jan. 15    1968   Baker, John H., owner of Pollock Brush Company.               Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  Obituary.
Business - Lehigh Inc.          Aug. 2     1968   Control is sold to Victaulic Co. of America but to operate    Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                  independently
Business - 1960                 Sept. 18   1968   Building progress projects in area. illus.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Business - 1960                 Sept. 4    1968   Office building to be built at Bushkill and Second Streets.   Easton Express   p. 2
                                                  1st office building in 30 years. Cost $125,000. illus.

Business - Banks                Nov. 14    1968   Lafayette Trust Company to hold open house due to             Easton Express   p. 54
                                                  $330,000 renovation program.
Business - Bethlehem            March 15   1968   Bethlehem "Lunar Moth" a store for hippies. Proprietor:       Easton Express   p. 4 illus.
                                                  Ronald Pook of Easton.
Business - Bixler's             March 23   1968   6th generation joins jewelry store : Philip Bixler Mitman.    Easton Express   p. 15

Business - Breweries            June 7     1968   Neuweiler Brewing Corporation declared broke.                 Easton Express   p. 28
Business - Breweries            March 16   1968   Neuweiler Corp. brewery for sale.                             Easton Express   p. 5
Business - Department Stores    March 13   1968   Hess Department Store, Allentown, Pa. sold to Philip I.       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  Berman, Allentown businessman.
Business - Department Stores    March 15   1968   Hess Department Store, Allentown, Pa. sold to Philip I.       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  Berman, Allentown businessman. No price given.

Business - Department Stores    March 22   1968   Hess Department Store, Allentown, Pa. sold to Philip I. Easton Express         p. 15 illus.
                                                  Berman, Allentown businessman.
Business - Department Stores    Sept. 2    1968   Hess, Max. (owner of Hess Department Store). Obituary. Easton Express          p. 1

Business - Drugstores           March 23   1968   Rea & Derick, Inc., 25th St. Shopping Center. Safecrackers Easton Express      p. 5
                                                  get $800 in repeat theft at store.
Business - Dye Works               Aug. 19    1968   Sanco Piece Dye Works Inc. to close plant permanently         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     with in next few weeks.
Business - Food Stores             Oct. 24    1968   Food Lane breaks ground for South Side expansion.             Easton Express   p. 32
Business - Freight Lines           Jan. 13    1968   Libe, Mrs. Emily B. Will benefits institutions, employees.    Easton Express   p. 1

Business - General Aniline         Jan. 26    1968   General Aniline to give land to city to reopen Grant Street   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     on South Side.
Business - Hardware Stores         Nov. 12    1968   H.H.Bennet Hardware Co. observes 100th anniversary.           Easton Express   p. 22 illus.
                                                     Started in 1868.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Feb. 27    1968   Hotel Easton - 2 new directors elected: George R. Tell and    Easton Express   p. 18
                                                     Henry Hemmendinger. Profit for 1967 was $6,256 while
                                                     year before a loss of $47,340.
Business - Ingersoll-Rand          Oct. 16    1968   Ingersoll-Rand strike.                                        Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Ingersoll-Rand          Oct. 29    1968   Union officials label new contract best in the industry -     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     going back to work.
Business - Lawyers                 Jan. 18    1968   3 Easton lawyers honored by Northampton Co. Bar               Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Association at memorial rites: David Bishop Skillman (Feb.
                                                     2, 1965), Robert Alexander Hamilton ( May 22, 1965), John
                                                     B. O'Brien (May 30, 1966)
Business - Lifetime Doors          March 21   1968   New industrial plant in Forks Twp. Lifetime Doors finances    Easton Express   p. 26
                                                     new plant in Forks. Cost of construction $625,000.

Business - Liquor                  Jan. 4     1968   PA has legalized barmaids. First 2 hired in area.             Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Business - Liquor                  July 19    1968   Reaction in area divided on Sunday liquor sales               Easton Express   p. 5
Business - Mack Printing Co.       Dec. 31    1968   800 employees strike                                          Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Music & Musicians       Aug. 2     1968   Musicians unit asks Mayor Ashton to reconsider city           Easton Express   p. 2
                                                     concerts
Business - Office Equipment &      Jan. 20    1968   Treher's Inc. has new quarters at 10th & Northampton          Easton Express
Supplies                                             Streets
Business - Orr's Department        Aug. 9     1968   Orr's of Warren raising roof for a new floor.                 Easton Express   p. 20
Store
Business - Orr's Department        May 24     1968   Orr's celebration to end                                      Easton Express   p. 32
Store
Business - Paper Industry          Jan. 25    1968   Riegel Paper Corp. expects to finish $1.4 million facility by   Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
                                                     March 15.
Business - Plumbing                 Feb. 13   1968   Obituary of Oscar B. Long, plumbing firm founder.               Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Slate Industry - History May 23    1968   Pocono Recreation area to show slate industry exhibit,          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     hiking trails, and overlooking platform area
Business - Taylor-Wharton Co.      Feb. 2     1968   Taylor-Wharton Co. names new president (Joseph W.               Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     Smith)
Business - Treadwell Engineering Feb. 14      1968   Control of Treadwell Corp. stock to be sold to Crystal Oil      Easton Express   p. 1
Co.
Business - Treadwell Engineering Oct. 22      1968   Bethlehem Corporation prepares to buy Treadwell Corp. Easton Express             p. 1
Co.                                                  plant in Palmer Township
Business - Weller Electric Co.   April 18     1968   Carl Weller, president of Weller Electric Co., to be honored Easton Express      p. 5
                                                     for making Easton known.
Buyers' Club                       July 3     1968   Buyers' Club on South Side effects savings for families.     Easton Express      p. 5, illus.

Canals and canaling               May 5       1968   Canal buffs tour Delaware route                            Easton Express        p. 5, illus.
Canals and canaling - restoration Jan. 5      1968   Frozen locks - picture in Easton Express during snow storm Easton Express        p. 5, illus.

Canals and canaling - restoration Jan. 6      1968   Frozen locks - picture in Easton Express during snow storm Easton Express        p. 3, illus.

Candle (Centre Square)             Oct. 25    1968   Fire destroys small candles in Yule display                     Easton Express
Candle (Centre Square)             Oct. 29    1968   Small candles in Centre Square will not be rebuilt              Easton Express
Centre Square - Fountain           April 25   1968   Fountain painted fluorescent gold. The fountain once            Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     known as "slobbering carp" was gilded by Parks Dept. Now
                                                     called "golden angel."
Centre Square - Fountain           Jan. 29    1968   Fountain, pool suggested to beautify Centre Square              Easton Express   p. 1
Centre Square - Fountain           Jan. 31    1968   Fountain, pool suggested to beautify Centre Square              Easton Express   p. 5
Centre Square - Improvements       April 5    1968   Four planters to be put in Centre Square at corners in          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     memory of Robert L. Harlan. Cost from Harlan memorial
                                                     fund.
Centre Square - Improvements       April 8    1968   4 planters to be put in Centre Square at corners in memory      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     of Robert L. Harlan. Cost from Harlan memorial fund.
Chamber of Commerce, Easton        April 9     1968   Lyon O. Borden asks to be relieved of his secretarial post   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      as of Sept. 1. Served 29 years.
Children's Home, Easton            Sept. 5     1968   New senior boys' dormitory to be erected - cost $97,000      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Churches - Presbyterian            Dec. 2      1968   South Presbyterian Church of Easton at Valley and Wilkes- Easton Express      p. 5
                                                      Barre St. installs woman as pastor….the Rev. Elizabeth D.
                                                      Beck, wife of Rev. David L. Beck
Churches - Baptist                 Sept. 16    1968   Shiloh Baptist to celebrate its 64th anniversary.         Easton Express      p. 5
Churches - Catholic                April 9     1968   Home masses held to regain "informality and intimacy."    Easton Express      p. 4 illus.

Churches - Church Unity            Jan. 13     1968   Christian churches in Easton Area plan specail preayer       Easton Express   pg. 5
                                                      services for church unity.
Churches - Episcopal               May 6       1968   Rev. William Harvey resigns at Trinity Episcopal.            Easton Express   p. 1
Churches - Lutheran - Christ       July 9      1968   Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4th and Ferry Sts.       Easton Express   p. 5
Evangelical                                           Building for sale at $60,000.
Churches - Lutheran - Christ       June 10     1968   Opens 125th anniversary fete.                                Easton Express   p. 5
Evangelical
Churches - Lutheran - Christ       June 14     1968   Historical papers removed from cornerstone.                  Easton Express   p. 5
Evangelical
Churches - Lutheran - Christ       June 17     1968   Deconsecration service held by Easton church.                Easton Express   p. 5
Evangelical
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   March 21    1968   St. Paul's Lutheran Church (Palmer Township) plans           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      centennial programs on May 19.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   May 25 & 27 1968   Time capsule is buried at centennial of church.              Easton Express   p. 5

Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   May 9       1968   St. Paul's Third Lutheran congregation plans 100th           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                      anniversary fete.
Churches - Methodist               Dec. 4      1968   James Saenger, age 13, disassembles organ at Second          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                      United Methodist Church
Churches - Methodist               Jan. 6      1968   Second Methodist Church to get bequest of $10,000 from       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                      estate of Mrs. Annie S. Phillips
Churches - St. John's Lutheran     Sept. 23    1968   St. John's receives membership in NAACP.                     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Circuses          May 30     1968   Easton banker Richard C. Polanki has lifelong love of circus Easton Express     p. 5, illus.

Citizenship       Feb. 28    1968   Wilson Borough soldier (Graham W. Bishop) will get citizen Easton Express
                                    papers; ceremony for naturalization planned.

Citizenship       Feb. 5     1968   Wilson Borough soldier (Graham W. Bishop) will get citizen Easton Express
                                    papers; ceremony for naturalization planned.

Citizenship       Feb. 9     1968   Wilson Borough soldier (Graham W. Bishop) will get citizen Easton Express       p. 1
                                    papers; ceremony for naturalization planned.

Citizenship       Jan. 24    1968   Wilson Borough soldier (Graham W. Bishop) will get citizen Easton Express       p. 5
                                    papers; ceremony for naturalization planned.

Citizenship       March 18   1968   Wilson woman extends son's fight to nation. Wants to           Easton Express   p. 22
                                    obtain citizenship for son who is fighting in Vietnam. Mr.
                                    George Bishop - son Staff Sgt. Graham W. Bishop born in
                                    Canada
Citizenship       March 4    1968   House approves Rooney bill on naturalization of aliens         Easton Express   p. 5, 22

Citizenship       March 9    1968   Wilson woman extends son's fight to nation. Wants to           Easton Express   p. 5
                                    obtain citizenship for son who is fighting in Vietnam. Mr.
                                    George Bishop - son Staff Sgt. Graham W. Bishop born in
                                    Canada
Citizenship       Oct. 12    1968   Wilson woman, Mrs. George Bishop, 1921 Washington              Easton Express   p. 5
                                    Blvd, wins fight as Congress gives approval to her "fighting
                                    aliens" bill
Civil Rights      April 20   1968   African-Americans march at Five Points Restaurant. Cite        Easton Express   p. 24, illus.
                                    discrimination and insults.
Clothing Stores   March 4    1968   $200,000 loss estimate in fire at Paramount Fashio Shop,       Express-Times    p. 1
                                    411 Northampton St.
Clothing Stores   Nov. 20    1968   The He-She look in fashion comes to Easton with the                             p. 14, illus.
                                    opening of Cinruss Garb-upper Story.
Clothing Stores                  Oct. 2     1968   Chief Levin (men's store, 339 Northampton St.) sold to        Express-Times    p. 1
                                                   Martin Brait & William Schwartz of Phila.
Clothing Trade                   Jan. 13    1968   Foreign trade restrictions have no effect here as yet.                         p. 5

Clubs - Hillcrest                Feb. 6     1968   Use of site to be used for apartments with 36 units           Easton Express   P. 1
Clubs - Rotary                   March 6    1968   To offer scholarship to study abroad                          Easton Express   P. 5
Clubs - Sertoma                  March 20   1968   Club gives hearing device for babies to Easton Hospital.      Easton Express

Clubs - Tall Cedars              March 20   1968   Tall Cedars and Knights of Columbus to hold first dinner  Easton Express       P. 5 Illus.
                                                   dance.
Comfort Stations                 April 30   1968   Centre Square comfort stations are to be leased to reduce Easton Express       P. 1
                                                   cost. Proposal by Councilman Thomas F. Goldsmith.

Comfort Stations                 March 22   1968   Comfort stations in Centre Square closed abruptly after       Easton Express   P. 1 Illus.
                                                   council acts, only $5,000 budgeted
Community Art League             Feb. 1     1968   Lehigh Valley Arts Council proposed as a cultural group for   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   the Valley - possibly in connection with Easton's
                                                   Community Art League.
Community Art League             Nov. 21    1968   Community Art League receives $2,000 grant from the           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   state of Pennsylvania & U.S.
Constitutional Convention        Feb. 10    1968   Delegates at work                                             Easton Express   P.   3 Illus.
Constitutional Convention        March 1    1968   Closes on note of harmony and optimism                        Easton Express   P.   1
Court House - New                Jan. 2     1968   Mural being installed by Robert Burns                         Easton Express   P.   5 Illus.
Court House - New                March 14   1968   Court House to remain open 1 and a half hours (5:30)          Easton Express   P.   5
                                                   later on Tuesdays beginning April 9. Building closed on
                                                   Saturdays.
Creitz, Reverand George A.       April 29   1968   A memorial record planned Church consistory.                  Easton Express   P. 5
Crime - Embezzlement             April 10   1968   Fulmer returned to Hunterdon County, New Jersey to face       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   embezzlement charges.
Crime - Gambling                 March 27   1968   Petrakes takes stand against six in gaming case.              Easton Express   p. 1
Crippled Children's Society of   Huh?       1968   Buys old Breyer ice cream building on Lehigh Valley           Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
Northampton County                                 Thruway as a home. Cost $95,000
Delaware Canal                   Feb. 27    1968   Locks to be preserved                                         Easton Express   p. 1
Delaware Canal                   Feb. 28    1968   Locks to be preserved                                         Easton Express   p. 1
Delaware Canal               March 12   1968   City moves to terminate the agreement under which the       Easton Express   p. 28
                                               city has control of 5 miles of Delaware Canal. A portion
                                               had been leased to city for $1.00 per year.

Delaware River - Accidents   May 13     1968   3 canoeists rescued from rapids at Foul Rift                Easton Express   p. 1 & 2, illus.
Delaware River - Boating     May 17     1968   Easton Council refuses to support cost of boat channel in   Easton Express   p. 1
                                               Delaware River
Delaware River - Channel     Jan. 11    1968   Channel seen as unlikely here                               Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Delaware River - Swimming    June 18    1968   200-mile swim in Delaware is "encore" for math teacher      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                               Russell F. Chaffee, 41, of Sayre, PA
Delaware Water Gap           July 24    1968   Big tourist industry                                        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Democratic Party             Aug. 23    1968   Edward P. Shaughnessy,Democratic delegate, starts           Easton Express   p. 1
                                               hitchhiking trip to Chicago.
Dental Clinic                July 22    1968   Dental clinic to be opened for families on South Side       Easton Express   p. 5

Dentists                     Aug. 13    1968   Obituary for Dr. Robert Emmet McLaughlin, dental            Easton Express   p. 1
                                               surgeon.
Dentists                     Aug. 14    1968   Easton Dental Supply House sold to Climax Dental Supply     Easton Express   p. 34
                                               Co. of Philadelphia and will be operated as its Easton
                                               Branch. The Easton firm was established in 1895 by
                                               Nathan B. Williams and operated from the Drake Building
                                               for more than 50 years.
Detweiler Family             Jan. 31    1968   Detweiler estate left to Easton institutions                Easton Express   p. 5
Doctors                      2 Jan.     1968   Obituary of Dr. Harry Underwood (Surgeon)                   Easton Express   p. 1
Doctors                      April 11   1968   Obituary of Dr. Sterling L. Harvey, Osteopath.              Easton Express   p. 1
Doctors                      Feb. 1     1968   Obituary of Dr. Joseph Kane, dentist.                       Easton Express   p. 1
Dogs                         Feb. 6     1968   Account of dog catcher's work                               Easton Express   p. 5
Dogs                         Nov. 19    1968   Walter Kearn and Rover reunited. Volunteers erect fence.    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Dogs                         Nov. 20    1968   Walter Kearn and Rover reunited. Volunteers erect fence. Easton Express      p. 5

Dogs                         Nov. 23    1968   Walter Kearn and Rover reunited. Volunteers erect fence. Easton Express      p. 10
Easter                             March 15   1968   Chicks - Easter time. Health officers say sale of chicks may   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     cause serious infection to children.
Easton Area Public Library         April 3    1968   Art exhibit for library dedication community                   Easton Express   P. 18
                                                       Art league to have art exhibit at time of Easton AREA
                                                     Public Library dedication.
Easton Area Public Library         Sept. 28   1968   Dedicated Sept. 28, 1968, Articles and pictures.               Easton Express   P. 1
Easton Express                     Aug. 9     1968   New aid column "Action Express" to begin August 24.            Easton Express   p. 1

Easton Express                     Sept. 7    1968   Action Express! A service to its readers.                      Easton Express   p. 1
Easton Hospital -Rates             Jan. 16    1968   Hamilton sees 15 percent rise in hospital costs.               Easton Express   p. 1 illis
Easton Post Office                 April 16   1968   Easton post office takes steps to halt offensive mail.         Easton Express   p. 5

Easton Post Office                 July 19    1968   Window service to be curbed on Saturdays.                      Easton Express   p. 1
Easton Post Office                 Oct. 5     1968   Post office installed a $15,000 machine to speed mail.         Easton Express   p. 5 Illus

Easton Post Office-Rural Service   July 15    1968   25 area post offices may suffer from cutbacks.                 Easton Express   p. 1

Easton, City of - Budget           June 25    1968   City estimates future needs at $1.9 million                    Easton Express   p. 1
Easton, City of - Budget           Nov. 23    1968   Budget deep in red because of error                            Easton Express   p. 1
Easton, City of - City planning    Jan. 6     1968   Easton Planning Commission approves 6-year capitol             Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     budget for city
Easton, City of - City planning    March 12   1968   Easton lawyer Jerome Brose proposed for agency                 Easton Express   p. 1
Easton, City of - Code             Feb. 2     1968   New inspection plan will start shortly in city                 Easton Express   p. 1
enforcement
Easton, City of - Council meetings Jan. 10    1968   Moving meeting time to Thursday evening. Departments           Easton Express   p. 4, illus.
                                                     assigned.
Easton, City of - Description      Oct. 25    1968   Pictures of stores that have renovated fronts in downtown      Easton Express   p. 4, illus.
                                                     Easton
Easton, City of - Employees        April 4    1968   Republicans on city council reject Democratic effort to fire   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Nick Mazzie, a sanitation employee
Easton, City of - Employees        April 5    1968   Republicans on city council reject Democratic effort to fire   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Nick Mazzie, a sanitation employee
Easton, City of - Employees        Jan. 16    1968   Ashton reiterates opposition to giving Easton employees        Easton Express   p. 16, illus.
                                                     holiday on election day
Easton, City of - Employees          Jan. 18    1968   City budget increased to corner raise in employees' salary      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                       up to $22, 432. $300 to $600 raises for firemen and
                                                       policemen.
Easton, City of - Employees          Jan. 24    1968   City employees offer proposals on holiday plan                  Easton Express   p. 2
Easton, City of - Employees          Nov. 30    1968   $375. hike for 1969 awarded but fringe benefits denied for      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                       Easton Police & Fire Dept.
Easton, City of - Fire Department - April 20    1968   Warning given by city fire chief in false alarms. Sign placed   Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
False alarms                                           on box in Centre Square.
Easton, City of - Mayors            Jan. 2      1968   Mayor's remarks                                                 Easton Express   p. 22
Easton, City of - Mayors            Jan. 2      1968   Fred Ashton sworn in as mayor. Council to have night            Easton Express   p. 1
                                                       meetings.
Easton, City of - Police Dept.       Jan. 10    1968   Police Lodge (Washington Lodge # 17) question rule              Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
                                                       requiring residence in city
Easton, City of - Redevelopment April 10        1968   Easton Redevelopment Authority applies for $10.5 million        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                       for South Side urban renewal
Easton, City of - Redevelopment April 2         1968   Property owners question plans for Riverside Drive              Easton Express   p. 1

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Aug. 16         1968   Redevelopment Authority to ask State aid for Riverside     Easton Express        p. 5
                                                       Drive
Easton, City of - Redevelopment March 14        1968   Urban crisis convocation held at Lafayette College.        Easton Express        p. 5, illus.
                                                       Speakers were Richardson Delworth and Nathan Wright,
                                                       Jr. Article by Edward P. Kennedy, Easton Express reporter.

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Oct. 30         1968   600 residents jam Shull Fr. High School and give strong   Easton Express         p. 1
                                                       support to South Side renewal project
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Oct. 4          1968   Easton asks PA Highway Dept. to build new Riverside Drive Easton Express         p. 4

Easton, City of - Streets -          April 4    1968   Green Pond Road and Greenwood Avenue widen - house              Easton Express   p. 32, illus.
Greenwood Avenue                                       VanEmburgh estate demolished
Easton, City of - Streets - Lehigh   Sept. 13   1968   Scuba diver works on damaged storm sewer at Lehigh              Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
Drive                                                  Drive and Adamson Street
Easton, City of - Traffic            April 4    1968   Police order crackdown on teenagers on "The Strip" -            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       Northampton Street from Centre Square to 14th St.
Easton, City of - Traffic   Aug. 10    1968   Traffic changes will go into effect on Monday - "ring road" -   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                              travel one quadrangle around square
Easton, City of - Traffic   Aug. 12    1968   Traffic changes will go into effect on Monday - "ring road" -   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                              travel one quadrangle around square
Easton, City of - Traffic   Aug. 14    1968   Adjustment made in ring road traffic plan by Downtown           Easton Express
                                              Improvement Group
Easton, City of - Traffic   Aug. 16    1968   Traffic changes will go into effect on Monday - "ring road" -   Easton Express   p. 1
                                              travel one quadrangle around square
Easton, City of - Traffic   Aug. 28    1968   Adjustment made in ring road traffic plan by Downtown           Easton Express
                                              Improvement Group
Easton, City of - Traffic   Aug. 8     1968   Traffic changes will go in effect on Monday - "ring road" -     Easton Express   p. 5
                                              travel one quadrangle around square
Easton, City of - Traffic   Dec. 6     1968   Council agrees to retain part of ring road                      Easton Express   p. 1
Easton, City of - Traffic   Nov. 12    1968   Ring road plan is dropped despite Mayor Ashton's                Easton Express   p. 1
                                              objection
Easton, City of - Traffic   Nov. 16    1968   Ring road plan is dropped despite Mayor Ashton's                Easton Express   p. 1
                                              objection
Easton, City of - Traffic   Nov. 8     1968   Ring road plan is dropped despite Mayor Ashton's                Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                              objection
Easton, City of - Traffic   Oct. 25    1968   1554 petition Easton City Council to end ring road system       Easton Express   p. 1

Easton, City of - Traffic   Oct. 4     1968   Traffic flow study launched in Easton. Traffic Operation        Easton Express   p. 5
                                              Program to Improve Capacity and Safety (TOPICS) started
                                              by Sanders and Thomas, a Pottstown consulting firm,
                                              costing $58,000
Easton, City of - Traffic   Sept. 13   1968   Adjustment made in ring road traffic plan by Downtown           Easton Express   p. 5
                                              Improvement Group
Easton, City of - Traffic   Sept. 20   1968   Ashton pledges "ring road" end if it hurts city                 Easton Express   p. 1
Easton, City of - Traffic   Sept. 4    1968   Adjustment made in ring road traffic plan by Downtown           Easton Express
                                              Improvement Group
Easton, South               March 12   1968   South Side chided by Mayor Ashton for lack of interest.         Easton Express   p. 5
                                              Meeting held South Side Neighborhood Action committee.
Easton, West - Education        June 20    1968   Residents protest proposal to close Livingstone School         Easton Express   p. 5

Education - Asa Packer School   July 23    1968   $187,107 settlemant okayed in Asa Packer School fire.          Easton Express   p. 5

Education - Asa Packer School   May 6      1968   Asa Packer School on the south side burned completely.         Easton Express   p. 1, illus.

Education - Asa Packer School   Sept. 10   1968   Contract let to Miller & Brown Construction Co. at a low       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  bid of $5,700 for demolition of school.
Education - Building Plans      Jan. 9     1968   Buildings to be demolished by Stachnik Lumber &                Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                  Wrecking Co., Phillipsburg, N.J. at cost of $5,365. South
                                                  Side Branch Library, Supt.' Home, Stevens School all at 436,
                                                  440 & 454 W. Wilkes Barre St.
Education - Building Plans      Oct. 29    1968   Easton Area School Board takes steps to buy Forks              Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  Township site for 2 schools. 57.2 acres in southern Forks
                                                  Twp.
Education - Cheston School      May 20     1968   Ada B. Cheston Elementary School dedication.                   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Education - Cheston School      Oct. 3     1968   South Side Dental Clinic started in A.B. Cheston School.       Easton Express   p. 5

Education - Civil Rights        April 27   1968   Interrracial student patrol formed at Easton Area High    Easton Express        p. 5
                                                  School.
Education - Civil Rights        April 9    1968   Easton Area High School students parade in honor of King: Easton Express        p. 1 illus.
                                                  marched from school to Centre Square.
Education - Civil Rights        Aug. 15    1968   Easton school board to meet NAACP group on Tuesday.       Easton Express        p. 5

Education - Civil Rights        Aug. 21    1968   "No comment" is given on NAACP meet with Easton Area           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  School Board.
Education - Civil rights        Aug. 9     1968   More talks due with NAACP with Easton Area School              Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  District.
Education - Civil Rights        March 22   1968   State responsibility is urged for civil disorder damages -     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                  said by State Senator Jeanette Reibman in a panel
                                                  discussion at Jewish Community Center
Education - Civil Rights        May 24     1968   Student demonstrations seen unlikely in the Lehigh Valley.     Easton Express   p. 5
Education - Curriculum            March 26   1968   Easton Joint School Board cuts off recreation funds. City    Easton Express    p. 1
                                                    defers comment on school move.
Education - Curriculum            Sept. 24   1968   School group okays plan on Negro history.                    Easton Express    p. 5
Education - Curriculum - Ballet   Jan. 4     1968   Ballet lessons draw athletes at Easton High. Guidance of     Easton Express    p. 38 illus.
                                                    Mary Tukeva.
Education - Curriculum - French   March 12   1968   Elementary French course now to be given as an elective.     Easton Express    p. 5

Education - Custodians            Sept. 24   1968   Easton Area School District custodians picket school board   Easton Express    p. 1 illus.
                                                    meeting.
Education - Dress                 Jan. 30    1968   Ex - EAHS head Carl Peterson warns 53 boys to get haircuts   Easton Express    p. 1
                                                    or stay out of school.
Education - Forks School          May 27     1968   Forks Township school pays tribute to custodian Edgar J.     Easton Express    p. 16 illus.
                                                    Rape.
Education - Head Start            Jan. 19    1968   Head Start workers fill many roles, find many rewards.       Easton Express    p. 14 illus.

Education - Head Start            March 16   1968   Head Start Program - $11,831 aid okayed for programs for Easton Express        p. 5
                                                    summer for Wilson Borough Area and Northampton Area
                                                    School Districts of Northampton County.

Education - Head Start            Nov. 19    1968   Head Start Program continues to grow in spite of fire at     Easton Express    p. 16 illus.
                                                    Asa Packer.
Education - Honorees (EAHS Day March 15      1968   Carl F. Henzelman to be honored on EAHS Day March 29.        Easton Express    p. 1
)
Education - Honorees (EAHS Day March 29      1968   Carl F. Henzelman to be honored.                             Easton Express    p. 1
)
Education - Jointure           Dec. 13       1968   Wilson - Easton jointure. E. J. Danser claims that         Easton Express      p. 1
                                                    Riegelsville to be placed in Wilson Union is knocked down.

Education - Jointure              Jan. 11    1968   Tollinger urges extension of Wilson - Williams jointure until Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                    court decides appeal.
Education - Jointure              Nov. 14    1968   Wilson - Easton Jointure. Riegelsville's inclusion in Wilson Easton Express    p. 5
                                                    district is hinted.
Education - Jointure              Oct. 14    1968   Wilson and Easton school merges. 800 sign protest on          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    school merger.
Education - Jointure           Oct. 15    1968   Wilson council urges appeal of Wilson & Easton school        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 merger.
Education - Jointure           Oct. 16    1968   Easton and Wilson school jointure.                           Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Mass demonstration by Wilsonites at Northampton
                                                 County School Board meeting. Board delays submission of
                                                 merger plan to state.
Education - Jointure           Oct. 17    1968   Easton & Wilson school merger. Outline of mechanics          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 proposed by Dr. Brummett.
Education - Moravian Seminary Nov. 29     1968   Moravian Seminary to receive headmaster : Robert H.          Easton Express   p. 5
for Girls                                        Inglehart.
Education - Northampton County Nov. 1     1968   Northampton County school board rescinds Easton -            Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                 Wilson school plan. Ignores solicitor and backs current
                                                 separate districts.
Education - Northampton County April 5    1968   Architectural changes made in master plan of Community       Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College                           College.

Education - Northampton County April 5    1968   Community college to seek state funds to pay off one of      Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College                           campus properties.

Education - Northampton County Feb. 2     1968   Community College okays single building complex.             Easton Express   p. 1, p. 5
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Feb. 20    1968   NCACC has big night enrollment. Illustration of new          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Area Community College                           building.

Education - Northampton County Jan. 5     1968   Community College board lets contracts for 9th building on Easton Express     p. 5 illus.
Area Community College                           temporary campus.

Education - Northampton County Jan. 5     1968   Schedule of capital fees is adopted for students attending   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Area Community College                           community college.

Education - Northampton County March 22   1968   Proposed budget for 1968 -69. Levelling off of enrollment Easton Express      p. 5
Area Community College                           expected at county college beginning in 1969.
Education - Northampton County March 22    1968    Big enrollment forces college budget increase.             Easton Express   p. 1
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County May 27      1968    1st annual student - faculty art show.                     Easton Express   p. 15 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County May 3       1968    Target dates are set for completion. Equipment contracts Easton Express     p. 5
Area Community College                             let. 6 teachersa hired.

Education - Northampton County Sept. 30    1968    Dr. Richardson inaugurated as president.                   Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Sept. 6     1968    NCACC okays loans for faculty education help.              Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Dec. 16     1968    1st fraternity receives charter, Phi Theta Kappa.          Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College -
Fraternities
Elliott, Mrs. May Fiske        Aug. 24     1968    Receives Phillipsburg Chamber of Commerce 14th             Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   Outstanding Citizen Award.
Emergency Squad                March 6     1968    All woman crew manning a Tuesday shift.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Firearms                       June 26     1968    Firearm curbs urged in Area.                               Easton Express   p. 1
Fires                          Aug. 31     1968    Electrical fire underground explodes at 3rd and Bushkill   Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   Streets.
Fires                          Sept. 2     1968    Electrical fire underground at 3rd and Bushkill Streets    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   damage cost $2500.
Fires - North Delaware Drive   Feb. 15 & 17 1968   Fire loss put beyond $100,000, 12 homeless. 3 firms        Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   destroyed: Delaware Electric; B & H Container Corp.;
                                                   Dale's Garage.
Fires - North Delaware Drive   March 22    1968    Fire loss put beyond $100,000, 12 homeless. 3 firms        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   destroyed: Delaware Electric; B & H Container Corp.;
                                                   Dale's Garage.
Flag - Stamp                   Aug. 15     1968    Flag fight on U.S. Stamp.                                  Easton Express   p. 5
Floods - Control                Dec. 11       1968   Flood study slated by Army Corps of engineers to control      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     flood.
Forks Township - Housing        Oct. 17, 19   1968   Proposed development of 240 units on Old Mill Rd.             Easton Express   p. 5
Forks Township - Restaurants    July 10       1968   Catering service installed by Edrolph Shiver in old           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     Firehouse.
Forks Township - Taxation       Jan. 3        1968   Supervisors reject move to unseat Babp as tax collector.      Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Forks Township - Taxation       March 21      1968   Forks Township plans to enact $10 tax on occupations.         Easton Express   p. 5

Garbage                         Feb. 21       1968   Garbage fee proposed for city, upped to $24.00.               Easton Express   p. 1
Garbage                         March 1       1968   Garbage Tax is hiked by city council.                         Easton Express   p. 1
Gas - Explosions                April 8       1968   Gas explosion on South 5th St.                                Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Gas - Explosions                April 9       1968   PUC opens investigation of blast destroying home on           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     South Fifth Street.
Gas - Lehigh River              July 17       1968   United Gas Improvement places main under Lehigh River.        Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Greenwich Presbyterian Church   Nov. 18       1968   Sanctuary rededicated. Cost $135,000.                         Easton Express   p. 8

Grifo, Richard D.               Dec. 16       1968   Takes oath as fourth judge of the Court of Common Pleas       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     of Northampton County.
Grifo, Richard D.               Dec. 20       1968   Takes oath as fourth judge of the Court of Common Pleas       Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                     of Northampton County.
Grifo, Richard D.               Nov. 22       1968   Takes oath as fourth judge of the Court of Common Pleas       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     of Northampton County.
Hackett Park                    Aug. 16       1968   Mayor Ashton reveals that a firm wishes to purchase lower     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Hackett Park.
Hackett Park                    June 12       1968   Vandals damage pavilion wall.                                 Easton Express   p. 10, illus
Hackett Park                    June 26       1968   World War I cannon being reconditioned by Easton Parks        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     Dept.
Haidt, John Valentine           May 2         1968   Moravian Historical Society loans two paintings to Expo 67.   Easton Express   p. 21
                                                     John Valentine Haidt 1. Painter and the new world 2. Christ
                                                     before Pilate.
Harline, Dr. H. Keffer          Jan. 13       1968   Winner of Nobel prize and teacher (Dr. Kunkel) saluted by     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     Lafayette trustees.
Heart Disease            July 20    1968   Study unit finds high incidence of heart disease in         Easton Express   p. 5
                                           Nazareth, Pa.
Heil Family              Feb. 3     1968   Planning commision okays apartments on Heil estate.         Easton Express   p. 5

Heil Family              Jan. 19    1968   Heil estate - 76 apartment units in a 3-story building on   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                           1/2 acre site 14th and Washington and Butler Sts.
                                           Proposed.
Heil Family              May 3      1968   Treasure trove is found at public sale of Heil estate.      Easton Express   p. 18, illus
Heil Family              Nov. 21    1968   Liberty Construction Company pays $1 million for property   Easton Express   p. 1
                                           at 14th & Washington Sts.
Heilman, Dr. John        April 6    1968   Bethlehem man completes trip of 22 months in South          Easton Express   p. 5
                                           Pacific, Dr. John Heilman.
Henzelman, Carl F.       March 15   1968   EAHS Day - March 29. Carl F. Henzelman to be honored.       Easton Express   p. 1

Hillcrest                Aug. 20    1968   "Girl on ice" at Warren Shopping Mall.                      Easton Express   p. 26
Hillcrest Club           Feb. 6     1968   Use of site for 36 unit apartment is approved.              Easton Express   p. 1
Housing                  April 5    1968   Council votes not to expand leased housing.                 Easton Express   p. 1
Housing                  Aug. 9     1968   Easton Housing Authority orders crackdown on leased         Easton Express   p. 5
                                           housing landlords.
Housing                  Jan. 23    1968   Neighborhood group is first Easton non-profit group to      Easton Express   p. 1
                                           sponsor public housing.
Housing                  March 20   1968   Housing unit prejudiced against poor, NAACP says.           Easton Express   p. 5
Housing                  March 21   1968   Housing unit prejudiced against poor, NAACP says.           Easton Express   p. 5
Housing                  March 23   1968   Housing unit prejudiced against poor, NAACP says.           Easton Express   p. 5
Housing                  March 25   1968   Housing unit prejudiced against poor, NAACP says.           Easton Express   p. 5
Housing                  March 26   1968   Housing unit prejudiced against poor, NAACP says.           Easton Express   p. 5
Housing                  March 27   1968   Housing unit prejudiced against poor, NAACP says.           Easton Express   p. 5
Housing                  Nov. 15    1968   Tenant-relations program scheduled to start January 1,      Easton Express   p. 5
                                           1968. Easton Housing Authority.
Housing                  Oct. 9     1968   Colonial Funding Company.                                   Easton Express   p. 5
Housing - Harlan House   Dec. 6     1968   New activity center opens at Harlan House.                  Easton Express   p. 5
Housing - Harlan House   June 15    1968   U.S. Rep. Fred B. Rooney speaks.                            Easton Express   p. 1
Housing - Harlan House   May 10     1968   Dedication set for June 15, Senator Rooney to speak.        Easton Express   p. 5
Housing - Lafayette Towers   Jan. 3     1968   Lafayette Towers Apartment, 21st & Lehigh St.                  Easton Express   p. 24, illus
Housing - South Side         March 15   1968   Council approves extension of South Side Apartments - an       Easton Express   p. 5
                                               old Zehnder brickyard.
Housing - Unit               Aug. 24    1968   Jack F. Berry heads Easton unit.                               Easton Express   p. 1
Housing - Walter House       Nov. 15    1968   Lafayette fraternity houses (19) to paint the rooms the last   Easton Express   p. 5
                                               wk. of January and the first wk. of February.
Hugh Moore Parkway           June 22    1968   $100,000 grant approved for Parkway project.                   Easton Express   p. 1
Hugh Moore Parkway           March 29   1968   Easton seeks $263,000 for Moore Parkway.                       Easton Express   p. 1
Hugh Moore Parkway           May 17     1968   Hugh Moore Parkway named a model project by U.S.               Easton Express   p. 1

Hugh Moore Parkway           Sept. 4    1968   Study sought for $100,000 for Parkway aid.                     Easton Express   p. 1
Hugh Moore Parkway -         Aug. 30    1968   Lock tender's house found in Parkway restoration work.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Restoration
Humphrey, Hubert H.          Aug. 16    1968   Speaks at Hotel Bethlehem. Opponents parade outside            Easton Express   p. 1
                                               Hotel.                                                                          p. 5, illus
Humphrey, Hubert H.          Oct. 30    1968   Speaks at Hotel Bethlehem. Opponents parade outside            Easton Express   p. 18
                                               Hotel.
Humphrey, Hubert H.          Sept. 16   1968   Hubert Humphrey III brings his father's campaign to Lehigh     Easton Express   p. 12
                                               Valley.
Influenza                    Jan. 9     1968   Asian Flu. Normal absenteeism seen in schools in area.         Easton Express   p. 2, illus

Israeli Coins                Jan. 22    1968   1968 to be offered here.                                 Easton Express         p. 5
Italians                     Jan. 8     1968   Italian-American group. Nominating group named for La    Easton Express         p. 5, illus
                                               Via.
Jacobsburg                   April 4    1968   Northampton County backs park plan for Jacobsburg trail. Easton Express         p. 5

Jews                         March 12   1968   Anti-Semitism phenomenon is theme of Purim festival.           Easton Express   p. 5

Jews                         Oct. 19    1968   B'nai B'rith lodge 112 years old.                              Easton Express   p. 5
Jews                         Sept. 19   1968   "Tour of understanding," planned by Easton Jews.               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                               Sponsored by two synagogues.
Juvenile Home                Sept. 12   1968   Youth 15, tells how he ended up in juvenile home.              Easton Express   p. 5, illus
King, Dr. Martin Luther      April 11   1968   Thomas W. Bright attended funeral in Atlanta - found town      Easton Express   p. 41
                                               tense during funeral.
King, Dr. Martin Luther          April 5     1968   Memorial rites, march planned in Easton.                   Easton Express   p. 1
King, Dr. Martin Luther          April 8     1968   Memorial march in nonviolent tradition, Mr. T.W. Bright    Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                    assails city council.                                                       p. 5, illus
King, Dr. Martin Luther          May 10      1968   Poor People's wooden Wagon at Centre Square for gifts of   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                    food.
Kressler, Kenneth F.             Aug. 11     1968   Kressler garden.                                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Kressler, Kenneth F.             Sept. 23q   1968   Kressler memorial garden dedicated - located beside        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Taylor House.
Lafayette College - Miniworld    March 4     1968   Miniworld Fair draws 700 at Lafayette.                     Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Fair
Lafayette College - R.O.T.C.     Nov. 8      1968   Lafayette trustees back faculty proposal on compulsory     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    R.O.T.C.
Lafayette College - R.O.T.C.     Oct. 1      1968   Program plagued by demonstrations in its 50th year.        Easton Express   p. 5

Lafayette College - R.O.T.C.     Sept. 27    1968   Program plagued by demonstrations in its 50th year.        Easton Express   p. 5

Lafayette College - Racism       May 3       1968   Undergraduate group finds "racism, bigotry" at Lafayette. Easton Express    p. 5

Lafayette College - Recreation   April 6     1968   College facilities suggested for summer recreation use.    Easton Express   p. 5

Lafayette College - Taxation     March 13    1968   Bergethon agrees the exemption of college from taxes is    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    unfair.
Lafayette College - Taxation     March 29    1968   Lafayette will consider Easton's payment request.          Easton Express   p. 5
Lafayette College - Taxation     March 7     1968   Dr. Paul A. Pfretzschner suggests a fee for Lafayette      Easton Express   p. 2
                                                    College students for community residence.
Lafayette College - Tuition     April 26     1968   To raise tuition to $2050. by September 1969.              Easton Express   p. 1
Lafayette College - Vietnam War Jan. 16      1968   State Department officials see Vietnam War being war "at   Easton Express
                                                    an increasing rate."
Lafayette College - Vietnam War Jan. 17      1968   Forum at Lafayette on North Vietnam "peace feeler."        Easton Express

Lehigh Gap                       Aug. 29     1968   Movement to save Lehigh Gap wins firm backing from area Easton Express      p. 5, illus.
                                                    officials.
Lehigh River                     Oct. 22     1968   State to begin development of Lehigh River gorge, gap.  Easton Express      p. 5
Lehigh River - Dam           Jan. 23    1968   Reconstruction of dam at Scott Park takes shape.               Easton Express   p. 3, illus.
Lehigh River - Dam           July 10    1968   $900,000. added to state budget to rebuild chain dam.          Easton Express   p. 1

Lehigh River - Dam           March 1    1968   Delay seen in rebuilding chain dam; funds far below $1.2 Easton Express         p. 5
                                               million.
Lehigh River - Dam           Nov. 15    1968   Easton City Council defers agreement on maintaining dam. Easton Express         p. 5

Mansfield, Jayne             Jan. 20    1968   Memorial stone in Fairview Cemetery, Pen Argyl is in form      Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                               of large heart.
Marriage                     June 13    1968   100,000th marriage license issued to Bethlehem couple at       Easton Express   p. 22
                                               Northampton County Court House.
Martin's Creek               March 16   1968   Trigiani, Michael A. Founder of plant in Martin's Creek.       Easton Express   p. 1
                                               Obituary.
Martin's Creek - Churches    Dec. 23    1968   Shrine at St. Rocco's Church dedicated.                        Easton Express   p. 12, illus
Mastodon                     July 6     1968   Mastodon bones unearthed near Marshall's Creek in              Easton Express   p. 1
                                               Monroe County.
Mastodon                     July 8     1968   Mastodon bones unearthed near Marshall's Creek in              Easton Express   p. 12, illus
                                               Monroe County.
McCarthy                     March 21   1968   McCarthy for president organizes in Easton area -              Easton Express   p. 5
                                               Headquarters 73 N. 2nd St.
Memorial Day                 March 12   1968   3 area clergy to speak.                                        Easton Express   p. 2
Meyner, Robert               May 3      1968   Mother (Mrs. Mary Sophie Meyner) dies. Obituary.               Easton Express   p. 1
Molly Maguires               July 13    1968   Area residents have roles in Molly Maguires' film.             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Molly Maguires               July 6     1968   Area residents have roles in Molly Maguires' film.             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Monroe County, Pa.           Aug. 17    1968   Mastodon uncovered in Monroe County peat bog.                  Easton Express   p. 1
Monroe County, Pa. - Fires   Nov. 18    1968   High Point Inn, Mt. Pocono, leveled by fire - estimated cost   Easton Express   p. 1
                                               $600,000.
Moore                        March 27   1968   Local author Mrs. Ruth Milton Moore writes book for            Easton Express   p. 13
                                               children on Liberty Bell "Hiding the Bell."
Moore Township - Churches    Aug. 5     1968   Groundbreaking for New Convenant United Methodist              Easton Express   p. 4
                                               Church of Crossroads.
Moore, Hugh Jr.              Sept. 9    1968   Resigns from Joint Planning Commission of Lehigh and           Express          p. 10
                                               Northampton Counties.
Murder                        Jan. 22    1968   Monroe County, PA murderer, Edward Howard Maps -         Easton Express         p. 29
                                                Murder case continues to baffle law investigators on the
                                                6th anniversary of the murder.
Murder                        Jan. 5     1968   Lesh boy and his parents of Washington Township, Warren Easton Express          p. 1, illus.
                                                County, NJ are sued in fatal assault.
Naturalization                Nov. 26    1968   Mrs. George Bishop, 1921 Washington Blvd., Wilson,       Easton Express         p. 16, illus
                                                receives papers from County Judge A.T. Williams, Jr. She
                                                spent many months promoting the newly-legislated
                                                "fighting aliens" law which enables aliens in U.S. armed
                                                forces to become naturalized citizens.

Nazareth, Pa. - Aged          Aug. 31    1968   Home for aged to open: Bible Fellowship Home for the           Easton Express   p. 23
                                                Aging dedicated. 14 rooms - located on South New St.

Nazareth, Pa. - Business      Aug. 16    1968   Proposed self help revitalization plan for business            Easton Express   p. 3
                                                establishment.
Nazareth, Pa. - Education     April 1    1968   Teacher is reprimanded by authorities after paddling of a      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                7th grade student by his classmates.
Nazareth, Pa. - Fairgrounds   April 2    1968   New A and P store opened.                                      Easton Express   p. 19
Nazareth, Pa. - Health        July 20    1968   Study unit finds high incidence of heart disease in            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Nazareth, Pa.
Nazareth, Pa. - Library       Aug. 20    1968   Council endorses library in Trumbower House.                   Easton Express   p. 1
Nazareth, Pa. - Park Pool     Jan. 8     1968   "Emotional factors" cited in Woodring dissent to Nazareth      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                Pool Accident.
Negroes                       Jan. 23    1968   Bethlehem Hotel settles dispute with Negro group -             Easton Express   p. 2
                                                concerning a dance planned for December 30.
Negroes - Education           Aug. 6     1968   NAACP plans boycott against Easton schools.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Negroes - Education           Sept. 11   1968   Guidance policy outlined for Negroes for Easton Area High      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                School.
Negroes - Education           Sept. 17   1968   Negro history pilot project is urged in curriculum of Easton   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                Area School District.
Negroes - Employment          Aug. 20    1968   Easton NAACP head urges Community Action Committee             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                of Lehigh Valley to hire more negroes.
Negroes - History                 Aug. 26    1968   African culture described by Harlem group at St. John's       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Lutheran Church.
Negroes - NAACP                   Feb. 12    1968   NAACP president honored by Second Baptist Church.             Easton Express   p. 20
                                                    Thomas W. Bright.
Negroes - NAACP                   March 5    1968   Speakers from Phila. Fellowship House -- "Programs for        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Youth avert riots." Thomas W. Bright to continue drive for
                                                    summer jobs, Housing.
Negroes - NAACP                   Sept. 20   1968   NAACP to honor St. John's Lutheran Church.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Negroes - NAACP                   Sept. 4    1968   NAACP seeks a child day care center.                          Easton Express   p. 5
Negroes - NAACP                   Sept. 4    1968   NAACP tables boycott against Easton Schools.                  Easton Express   p. 1
Negroes - Resurrection City       July 11    1968   Resurrection City. Easton girl (Barbara Lee) reports on       Easton Express   p. 34
                                                    Resurrection City.
Nevin Family                      March 27   1968   Choir at First Presbyterian Church to present cantata, "The   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Crucified."
Newspapers - Homefront            Sept. 23   1968   "Homefront" a magazine published in Slate Belt in W.W. II     Easton Express   p. 3, illus
                                                    by J. Horace and Mona Strunk.
Nixon, Richard                    Sept. 24   1968   Local headquarters opened. Located at 31 N. 4th St.           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                    (former Reibman Children's Shop).
Northampton Co., PA               Jan. 22    1968   City asks $3300 payment from county for services              Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    furnished during year
Northampton Co., PA - Officials   Jan. 29    1968   Mrs. Hays okays bills for controversial lunch                 Easton Express   p. 5

Northampton Co., PA - Taxation    Jan. 9     1968   Easton seeks payment on County-owned sites. Mayor             Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                    Ashton asks County to pay taxes.
Northampton County Historical     Aug. 2     1968   New garden and patio built by the Forks of the Delaware       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
and Genealogical Society - Yard                     Garden Club.

Palmer Township - Annexation      Feb. 27    1968   Annexation move involves 15.84 acres in lower Nazareth        Easton Express   p. 16
                                                    Township.
Palmer Township - Anniversary     Sept. 4    1968   111th anniversary program to open Friday.                     Easton Express   p. 1

Palmer Township - Anniversary     Sept. 7    1968   1200 at opening of 111th anniversary.                         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                                                                                                   p. 5
Palmer Township - Anniversary   Sept. 9    1968   111th anniversary.                                          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                                                                                               p. 17, illus
Palmer Township - Housing       April 2    1968   Housing code in township to set minimum standards.          Easton Express   p. 5

Palmer Township - Sewerage      April 11   1968   $4.5 million system planned by Palmer Township.         Easton Express       p. 5
Palmer Township - Shopping      Aug. 14    1968   Residents again protest Shopping Center in Northwestern Easton Express       p. 5
Center                                            part of township.
Palmer Township - Shopping      Aug. 7     1968   100 oppose propsed shopping center.                     Easton Express       p. 5
Center
Palmer Township - Shopping      July 30    1968   Shopping mall plan to be aired at hearing.                  Easton Express   p. 5
Center
Palmer Township - Streets       Aug. 6     1968   Palmer Township buys right of way from bridge to Tracy      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  school.
Palmer Township - Streets       Feb. 20    1968   To seek land to extend Greenwood Avenue.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Palmer Township - Taxation      April 16   1968   Supervisors adopt $10 on tax occupations.                   Easton Express   p. 5
Palmer Township - Youth         Jan. 13    1968   Palmer Youth (Anthony C. Innarella) is honored for          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  spotting license of car use by robbers.
Parking                         Dec. 7     1968   "Piggy-back" parking in downtown Easton.                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Parking                         May 24     1968   Mayor Ashton backs ring road, higher meter rates, fines.    Easton Express   p. 1

Parking                         May 30     1968   Easton councils okays hike in parking violation fines.      Easton Express   p. 1

Peace, Freedom                  Jan. 2     1968   Dialogue held at St. John's Lutheran Church on New Year's   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  Eve.
Pen Argyl, Pa. - Education      April 5    1968   Students suspended in "initiation rites" incident "Cherry   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  belly" - initiation rite.
Petersville Emmanuel Union      Dec. 31    1968   Comprising 2 churches: Petersville Lutheran Emmanuel,       Easton Express   p. 5
Church                                            Emmanuel United Church of Christ now to worship as a
                                                  single Lutheran congregation.
Phillipsburg High School -      Feb. 29    1968   New football coach selected Dominic (Mickey) Frinzi         Easton Express   p. 1
Football                                          succeer Harold Bellis.
Phillipsburg High School -      March 29   1968   Football coach Harold Bellis lauded.                        Easton Express   p. 1
Football
Phillipsburg, N.J.              Aug. 9     1968   Commissioner to take effect Jan. 1, 1969.                   Easton Express   p. 1
Phillipsburg, N.J. - City Offices   Aug. 2     1968   Council manager plan is urged in Phillipsburg.                Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education      Jan. 5     1968   Lair, Harry. (Teacher at Phillipsburg High School.) Obit.     Easton Express

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education      March 12   1968   Phillipsburg High School to plant trees honoring PHS war      Easton Express   p. 28
                                                      heroes.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Fires          May 11     1968   $200,000 blaze at former Lehigh Valley Railroad freight       Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                      station and ruined the adjacent Val Lanshe.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Housing        March 12   1968   Housing authority says Heckman Terrace unavailable as         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      school site.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        April 19   1968   Public library building progressing.                          Easton Express   p. 8
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal      Jan. 9     1968   Town Hall contracts let.                                      Easton Express
Building
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal      March 27   1968   Municipal building about ready, 2 story structure. Ground Easton Express       p. 8, illus
Building                                              broken - Feb. 16, 1968. Cost - to exceed $1.3 million.

Planned Parenthood                  Jan. 3     1968   Planned Parenthood Center Unit to move to 2 locations:        Easton Express   p. 3, illus
                                                      Easton Hospital Clinic and South Side Neighborhood
                                                      Center.
Playboy Magazine                    Sept. 14   1968   Miss Kaya Christian, "Playmate of the month," visits Mays'    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      store.
Playgrounds                         July 16    1968   City to seek federal aid for West Ward playgrounds.           Easton Express   p. 1
Playgrounds                         June 15    1968   Easton play areas to be improved.                             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Polish Shrine, Doylestown, PA       March 26   1968   Replica of Lord's tomb in Jerusalem constructed at shrine     Easton Express   p. 20, illus.

Railroad - Engines                  Jan. 9     1968   Steam engine plans stop in Easton on 350 mile trip (High      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      Iron Co. -- steam train excursion).
Railroad - History                  March 18   1968   Railroads future depends on freight, not passengers -         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      article by EE reporter James Shelly.
Railroad - History                  Nov. 27    1968   Black Diamond Society schedules open house at 214             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      Northampton St.
Railroads - New Jersey Central      Nov. 30    1968   Asked not to abandon tracks (5 mile) from Martin's Creek      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      south to the township industrial park on Kesslerville Road.
Raymond, Ward                  May 1          1968   Obituary.                                                Easton Express      p. 1
Raymond, Ward                  May 7          1968   Estate leaves $100,000 each to Easton Hospital and YMCA. Easton Express      p. 1

Recreation                     April 15       1968   South Side Recreation plan being developed by new group. Easton Express      p. 5

Recreation                     Sept. 14       1968   State aid to total $1 million for Easton recreation work.   Easton Express   p. 16

Reibman, Jeanette              Sept. 2        1968   To receive distinguished Daughter of Pa. award.            Easton Express    p. 1
Resurrection City              June 26        1968   Three Easton women are released after arrest in            Easton Express    p. 5
                                                     Resurrection City.
Retarded Children              Aug. 3         1968   Robert F. Moll Camp for Retarded Children, Mt. Bethel, Pa. Easton Express    p. 2, illus
                                                     Board presents framed picture of R. F. Moll.

Riegelsville, Pa.              Dec. 12        1968   Wilson school board speculates on future of Riegelsville.   Easton Express   p. 5

Riegelsville, Pa. - Churches   Sept. 17       1968   St. Peter's Lutheran Church sets dedication of rebuilt      Easton Express   p. 3
                                                     organ.
Roads - Bushkill Drive         July 25        1968   Industrial zone change opposed by residents of Bushkill     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Drive.
Roads - Bushkill Drive         Sept. 25       1968   Bushkill Creek rechanneled for the reconstruction of        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     Bushkill Drive.
Roads - Bushkill Drive         Sept. 26, 27   1968   A puzzlement and other articles.                            Easton Express   p. 5
Roads - Route 115              March 7        1968   Forks Twp. Residents protest Route 115 zoning change.       Easton Express   p. 5

Roads - Route 209              Jan. 4         1968   Final design authorized for relocating Route 209.           Easton Express
Roads - Route 611              Aug. 30        1968   Route 611 bypass: pictures of proposed route.               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Roads - Route 611              Jan. 20        1968   Subsurface temperatures probed near Riegelsville.           Easton Express   p. 5
Roads - Route 611              March 15       1968   County asked to assume cost of lighting: estimate cost      Easton Express   p. 2
                                                     $13,700 annually.
Roads - Route 78               April 17       1968   Proposed relocation of interstate 78.                       Easton Express   p. 5
Roads - Route 78               March 16       1968   Public hearing is announced.                                Easton Express   p. 10
Roads - Route 78               March 30       1968   Free I-78 span to be opposed by Phillipsburg.               Easton Express   p. 1
Roads - Route 78               May 23         1968   Protests made against route.                                Easton Express   p. 1
Rock Concerts                  March 6    1968   Rock and Roll group puts out record for game called          Easton Express   p. 18, illus
                                                 "Bump Ball."
Roseto, Pa. - Officials        Aug. 5     1968   To honor ex-mayor: Ernest A. Cascioli, Sr.                   Easton Express
Rosicrucians                   Sept. 23   1968   Ceremony held at Hacketts Park.                              Easton Express   p. 13, illus
Schools - George Wolf School   Nov. 18    1968   George Wolf Elementary School dedicated.                     Easton Express   p. 27
Schools - Notre Dame High      Jan. 26    1968   Community-wide ecumenical prayer services held at Notre      Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
School                                           Dame High School.
Schools - Paxinosa             June 25    1968   Easton Area board to take option for new school site on a    Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Forks Township tract for elementary school. 57.2 acre
                                                 tract north of North 13th Street.
Schools - Principals           March 26   1968   Tracy Elementary School. First principal appointed:          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Angelo Iacono.
Schools - PSEA                 Dec. 14    1968   David Kirkpatrick, Easton teacher is president elect.        Easton Express   p. 1
Schools - PSEA                 Feb. 6     1968   PSEA Eastern Reagion to urge capitol march to demand         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 passage of state salary subsidy bills.
Schools - School Boards        July 11    1968   Thomas W. Bright, Pres. Of NAACP urges Mrs. Kannon be        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 named to board as replacement of William Connor.

Schools - Shull                Nov. 19    1968   Pupil (Isadore La Duca) presents painting.                   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Teachers             Feb. 13    1968   Easton, Nazareth, Bangor vote to close schools on March      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 ?. Action permits teachers to march to Harrisburg for
                                                 higher pay.
Schools - Teachers             Feb. 27    1968   Grievance procedure set for Easton Area teachers.            Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Teachers             Feb. 27    1968   Schools to close March ?. To permit teachers to              Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 demonstrate for higher salaries in Harrisburg or to attend
                                                 a "seminar" approved by Easto Area Joint School
                                                 Committee.
Schools - Teachers             March 12   1968   No - strike agreement set by Easton school committee.        Easton Express   p. 5

Schools - Teachers             March 30   1968   Easton football coach, C. Robert Rute, is honored by         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Optimist Club.
Schools - Teachers             March 4    1968   Teachers from area join in march on Harrisburg. (Special     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 article by EE reporter, John B. Bonnell)
Schools - Teachers       March 5    1968   No-strike pact proposed for Easton teachers by Easton          Easton Express   p. 1
                                           Area Joint School Committee.
Schools - Teachers       March 5    1968   Easton Area teachers are disappointed at speeches at           Easton Express   p. 1
                                           Harrisburg.
Schools - Tracy          Feb. 27    1968   Enrollment drop expected at 2 schools with opening of          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                           new Tracy building.
Schools - Tracy          July 8     1968   Edward Tracy School                                            Easton Express   p. 14 illus.
Schools - Tracy          March 14   1968   Traffic lights, signs sought at Tracy school.                  Easton Express   p. 2 illus.
Schools - Tracy          Oct. 15    1968   Cornerstone placed. Tracy presents portrait - speaks.          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Schools - Tracy          Sept. 5    1968   Dr. Tracy will present his portrait to school.                 Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Tracy          Sept. 8    1968   Edward Tracy School dedicated.                                 Easton Express   p. 1
Schools - Voc-Tech       April 17   1968   House buildt by V-T students near completion in Palmer         Easton Express   p. 10 illus.
                                           township. Located at Plymouth Drive. Open house
                                           planned for Memorial Day. To be sold at public auction in
                                           June.
Schools - Voc-Tech       Feb. 9     1968   Vocational-Technical School sets $426,563 budget for new       Easton Express   p. 5
                                           fiscal year.
Schools - Voc-Tech       July 13    1968   Evolutionary change seen for V-T school.                       Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Voc-Tech       June 20    1968   Ground broken in Forks Township for new V-T school.            Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Schools - Voc-Tech       May 1      1968   V-T school total cost estimated at $3.4 million.               Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Voc-Tech       Sept. 25   1968   Structural steel being erected on site in Forks Township for   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                           V-T school.
Schools - Wolf Academy   Aug. 19    1968   Northampton County approves $2000 for work on Wolf             Easton Express   p. 1
                                           School near Bath.
Schools - Wolf Academy   March 15   1968   Bill to authorized Pa Historical and Museum Commission         Easton Express   p. 11
                                           to acquire old Wolf Academy and restore it ($10,000)
                                           came out of committee. Was introduced by Jeanette F.
                                           Reibman.
Schools - Wolf Academy   Sept. 10   1968   Academy shows dedication of settlers. May become an            Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                           educational movement.
Selective Service        Jan. 25    1968   Lehigh Valley Peace Center - Quaker. Outlet near               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                           Bethlehem counsels youth in draft.
Selective Service -              May 3      1968   Demonstrations cost city $924 for police overtime.             Easton Express   p. 5
Demonstrations
Selective Service - Draft Card   Feb. 28    1968   Youth in Nazareth surrenders draft card in an "open act of     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Resistance."
Shade Tree                       Sept. 17   1968   Shade tree commission to draw new ordinance.                   Easton Express   p. 2
Shafer, Rev. F. R.               June 16    1968   Set to retire after 57 years with Forks United Church of       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   Christ. Service 1910.
Skiing                           Feb. 14    1968   Palmer girl (Ellen Berg) learns to ski although she has only   Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   1 leg.
South Side Neighborhood Center April 19     1968   Volunteers set to remodel kitchen.                             Easton Express   p. 8, illus

South Side Neighborhood Center July 23      1968   Programs to be held for youth and adults at Ado B.        Easton Express        p. 2
                                                   Cheston and Shull.
Spray                            June 8     1968   Mt. Bethel family sprayed by helicopter.                  Easton Express
St. Luke's Hospital              March 14   1968   Hospital laundry plan for St. Luke's, Muhlenberg Medical, Easton Express        p. 5
                                                   Sacred Heart, Allentown Osteopathic, and Easton Hospital
                                                   and Palmerton Hospital, cost $2.5 million.

Steam Heat                       Feb. 7     1968   Steam heat in downtown area to be discontinued by Met Easton Express            p. 1
                                                   Ed. Met Ed sets $1.1 million as cost of steam heat service.

Steam Heat                       Jan. 10    1968   Redevelopment Authority will protest abandonment of         Easton Express      p. 5, illus
                                                   steam heating plant.
Steam Heat                       Jan. 22    1968   Steam heat in downtown area to be discontinued by Met Easton Express            p. 2
                                                   Ed. Met Ed sets $1.1 million as cost of steam heat service.

Steam Heat                       Jan. 23    1968   Steam heat in downtown area to be discontinued by Met Easton Express            p. 3
                                                   Ed. Met Ed sets $1.1 million as cost of steam heat service.

Steam Heat                       June 26    1968   Steam heating comes to an end in Easton. Public utility        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Commission authorized the abandonment of the service
                                                   for downtown Easton. Steam heating started in 1904.
Steam Heat                    May 29       1968   Steam heating comes to an end in Easton. Public utility     Easton Express    p. 1
                                                  Commission authorized the abandonment of the service
                                                  for downtown Easton. Steam heating started in 1904.

Steam Heat                    Sept. 23     1968   City property owners rush steam heat conversion.          Easton Express      p. 5, illus
Stockertown, Pa.              Aug. 27      1968   Residents protest plans for interchange on new route 611. Easton Express      p. 5, illus

Sullivan Park                 June 14      1968   Recreation plan for tract.                                  Easton Express    p. 5
Sunfish Pond                  July 13      1968   May be saved by new plan of utility firms.                  Easton Express    p. 1
Sunfish Pond                  July 24      1968   Robery B. Meyner, former N.J. governor, urges               Easton Express    p. 1
                                                  compromise on Sunfish Pond.
Tijuana Brats                 Aug. 24      1968   Four "Tijuana Brats" members accept $25,000 contract.       Easton Express

Tijuana Brats                 July 10      1968   Continue fantastic rise.                                    Easton Express    p. 5
Tijuana Brats                 July 13      1968   Continue fantastic rise.                                    Easton Express    p. 5, illus
Tijuana Brats                 March 12     1968   Teenage combo, "Tijuana Brats," wait for big breaks.        Easton Express    p. 20, illus

Tijuana Brats                 Oct. 22      1968   Musical group loses motion, but wins case.                   Easton Express   p. 5
Tijuana Brats                 Sept. 19     1968   Judge Alfred T. Williams, Jr. gives Easton Area group use of Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  name "Tijuana Brats."
Tocks Island                  Jan. 31      1968   Recreation facilities seen as major. Tocks effect here.      Easton Express   p. 5

Tocks Island                  Oct. 23      1968   Basin unit okays Tocks Plan - hands off Sunfish Pond.       Easton Express    p. 1

Tornabene, Filipio            Jan. 29      1968   Tornabene still hopeful of returning to Easton.             Easton Express    p. 5
War - Civil War - Equipment   October 15   1968   Epuipment and arms collection owned by Edward Adams,        Easton Express    P. 5
                                                  3801 William Penn Highway
War - Vietnam War - Doctors   April 19     1968   Dr. John Udegrove and Dr. Robert W. McLaughlin              Easton Express    P. 5
                                                  volunteer for 2 months medical service.
War - Vietnam War - Jewish    March 8      1968   Pros and cons of Vietnam - 1st of two debates held by       Easton Express    P. 12 Illus.
Community Center                                  Easton chapter of Hadassah and Judeo Lodge, B'nai Brith.

Warren County, New Jersey -   Aug. 14      1968   Raid on Warren County farm nets arsenal, freedom fighter. Easton Express      p. 1, illus
Crime
Warren County, New Jersey -      March 5    1968   Closing of creameries adds to plight of "can service"       Easton Express   p. 8
Dairying                                           dairymen in Warren.
Warren County, New Jersey -      April 19   1968   Warren County library sets record; limited space is a       Easton Express   p. 8
Library                                            problem.
Warren Hospital - Hours          Nov. 19    1968   Visiting hours cut.                                         Easton Express   p. 1
Wars - Veteran's Graves          March 14   1968   Northampton County will no longer pay for work at grave     Easton Express   P. 4
                                                   sites. Now pay $75.00 for stones only.
Wars - Veteran's Graves          March 29   1968   Northampton County agrees to keep paying tombstone          Easton Express   P. 5
                                                   costs.
Wars - Vietnam War - Doctors     Feb. 9     1968   Easton doctors in Saigon while fighting rages. Dr. John     Easton Express   P. 1 Illus.
                                                   Updegrove and Dr. Robert W. Mc Laughlin.
Wars - Vietnam War - Red Cross   Feb. 28    1968   Phillipsburg, NJ , Veteran's office to be opened.           Easton Express   P. 1

Wars - World War II - Soldiers   Feb. 14    1968   Roberts, Col. Frederick C., World War II hero retires and   Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
                                                   lives in Forks Township.
Washington, N.J. - Centennial    Feb. 21    1968   Centennial year.                                            Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Washington, N.J. - Centennial    May 25     1968   100th anniversary week begins in Washington as Church       Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   bells ring.
Washington, N.J. - Centennial    May 27     1968   Old timers return as 100th year celebration continues.      Easton Express   p. 1

Watchmakers                      Aug. 10    1968   Obituary - James N. Larson, watchmaker.                     Easton Express   p. 1
Water Supply                     Jan. 16    1968   Survey of water waste urged by city engineer.               Easton Express   p. 2, illus
Water Supply                     Sept. 10   1968   Plant at Knox Ave. north of Sullivan Park to be renovated   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   at a cost of $40,000. Money to be borrowed.

Welfare                          Nov. 26    1968   $50.00 Christmas bonus sought by Easton Welfare             Easton Express   p. 16, illus
                                                   recipients at Harrisburg.
Welfare - Poor People Campaign May 13       1968   Easton delegation of 40 to join in campaign.                Easton Express   p. 5, illus

When Irish Eyes are Smiling      March 16   1968   Tune written by George Graff of Stroudsburg. Written for    Easton Express   p. 12
                                                   Broadway show "Isle of Dreams."
Wig Making                       July 3     1968   Easton area Salon features revolutionary wig making         Easton Express   p. 16, illus
                                                   machine.
Williams Township - Churches     April 27     1968   St. John's Lutheran Church ransacked by Vandals.              Easton Express   p. 1

Williams Township - Churches     Aug. 5       1968   St. Luke's (Old Williams) Lutheran Church, Williams           Easton Express   p. 2
                                                     Township groundbreaking for addition.
Williams Township - Education    Aug. 13      1968   Williams township reaffirms stand to join Easton.             Easton Express   p. 1

Wilson Borough - Fire Dept.      March 8      1968   Fire Dept. account of activities by EE reporter John G.       Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                     Lerch.
Wilson Borough - Municipal       March 30     1968   Municipal building gets finishing touches.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Building
Wilson Borough - Parking         Feb. 27      1968   Purchase of parking meters considered by Wilson Council. Easton Express        p. 5

Wilson Borough - Parking         Feb. 29      1968   Parking pads for owners backyard.                             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Wilson Borough - Teachers        March 14     1968   Refuses to add day to school year for Teachers march day      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     to Harrisburg on March 4.
Wilson Borough - Traffic         March 12     1968   New traffic light signals at 18th and Butler and 25th and     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Freemansburg Ave. Contract awarded.
Wilson High School - Clubs       Feb. 20      1968   Freedom shrine exhibit is given by Easton Exchange club to    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     school.
Wilson School District - Education March 19   1968   TV gets big use in Wilson Schools.                            Easton Express   p. 32, illus

Wind Gap - Anniversary           Aug. 15      1968   Wind Gap 75th anniversary to be opened with parade.           Easton Express   p. 34

Wind Gap - Anniversary           Aug. 19      1968   75th anniversary plans.                                       Easton Express   p. 16
Wind Gap - Anniversary           Aug. 3       1968   Wind Gap sets 2 days affair for its 75th anniversary.         Easton Express   p. 1
Woodring, Judge Carleton         Jan. 2       1968   Hands gavel to Judge Alfred T. Williams, Jr.                  Easton Express   p. 11, illus
Woodring, Judge Carleton         Jan. 25      1968   Retired jurist is honored by Bar Association.                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Y.M.C.A.                         March 20     1968   Y.M.C.A. Committee to plan program for area boys.             Easton Express   p. 5
Youth Centers - ProJeCt          April 16     1968   New private group - called ProJeCt to tackle social           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     problems here, takes name from 3 major religions -
                                                     Protestant - Catholic - Jewish. Budget $25,000 created by 3
                                                     clergymen - Rev. Francis X. Connolly, Rev. John Steinbruck,
                                                     Rabbi Norton D. Shargel.
Youth Centers - ProJeCt          May 6        1968   ProJeCt receives charter as nonprofit corporation.            Easton Express   p. 10, illus
Youth Centers - The Outlet   March 20   1968    Teenage Club "The Outlet" at Y.W.C.A. to open with rock         Easton Express   p. 16, illus
                                                concert.
Bath, PA. - Banks.           Aug. 27    1968.   First National Bank opens as usual after robbery.               Easton Express   pg. 1.
A.B.E. Airport               Aug. 1     1969    Controllers feel lash of constantly rising air traffic.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
A.B.E. Airport               July 3     1969    Air radar needed for rush traffic.                              Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Adams, Robley W.             July 18    1969    Robley W. Adams announces candidacy for Easton mayor            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                in 1971.
Aeronautics - Racing         April 30   1969    Fred D. Clauser, ready for trans-Atlantic race.                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Aeronautics - Racing         Mar. 3     1969    Palmer man, Fred Clauser, will fly in the Great Trans-          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Atlantic Air Race sponsored by London Daily Mail.
                                                Scheduled for May 4 - 11.
Aeronautics - Racing         May 12     1969    Fred D. Clauser, 1212 Whitehall Avenue, Palmer Township         Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                enters London Daily Mail's Great Trans-Atlantic Air race.
                                                Arrives home and tells his experiences.

Aeronautics - Racing         May 5      1969    Fred D. Clauser. Last minute check before air race.             Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Aeronautics - Racing         May 6      1969    Fred D. Clauser resting comfortably after ditching plane        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                northwest of Scotland.
Aeronautics - Racing         May 7      1969    Pilot says he was lost for 12 hours.                            Easton Express   p. 1
Aeronautics - Racing         May 8      1969    Fred D. Clauser, flyer in London Daily Mail race to return to   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                U.S.
African Americans            July 25    1969    New Black studies course to be taught by Rev. Isaac             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Patterson, Easton pastor of the Union AME Church.
Air Pollution                Dec. 18    1969    Pfizer explains its stack emissions.                            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Alcoholics                   July 28    1969    Roseto, PA - "Turning Point"                                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                A new center near Roseto to help alcoholics.
Alpha, NJ - Churches         Oct. 13    1969    New altar dedicated at St. John's Russian Orthodox Greek        Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
                                                Catholic Church.
Alpha, NJ - Crime            April 9    1969    Three men hold up Alpha branch of the Phillipsburg              Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                National Bank and Trust Co. - $19,000 taken.
American Legion              April 21   1969    Brown & Lynch Post of the American Legion honors Joseph         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                E. Bell.
American Legion          May 26     1969   Lester Pfeffer Post unveils the new memorial stone      Easton Express          p. 27, illus.
                                           presented by auxiliary at post home located at 16th and
                                           Jefferson Streets.
Andretti, Mario          July 10    1969   Hometown likes Mario… 1965.                             Easton Express          p. 40, illus.
Andretti, Mario          July 11    1969   Joanne Meyers crown Queen of Nazareth's Andretti Week. Easton Express           p. 1

Andretti, Mario          July 11    1969   Andretti Week - List of activities in Nazareth, PA.            Easton Express   p.2
Andretti, Mario          July 12    1969   Mario Andretti, automobile racing driver, honored at           Easton Express   p. 1
                                           Nazareth, PA.
Andretti, Mario          July 7     1969   Nazareth lists events for Mario Andretti week.                 Easton Express   p. 1
Andretti, Mario          June 4     1969   Nazareth sets July 6-12 as Mario Andretti Week.                Easton Express   p. 1
Andretti, Mario          May 31     1969   Mario Andretti, Nazareth race driver, wins 53rd                Easton Express   p. 1, 21, illus.
                                           Indianapolis 500 mile race.
Anthony, Susan B., II    April 3    1969   Susan B. Anthony II, native of Easton, seeks to block order    Easton Express   p. 1
                                           to leave country.
Anthony, Susan B., II    April 9    1969   Special article on the Anthony family, Susan B. Anthony II,    Easton Express   p.5
                                           and her fight not to be deported.
Artists                  April 12   1969   Joseph DeThomas, local artist's paintings to be displayed in   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                           New York.
Automobiles - Antique    June 26    1969   Life Magazine features Antonio P. Guerrero area man            Easton Express   p. 5
                                           featured with his Rolls-Royce.
Automobiles - Antique    May 9      1969   "Silver Ghost, 1907" Rolls-Royce passes through area.          Easton Express   p. 2, illus. & p.
                                                                                                                           19, illus.
Automobiles - Shows      May 8      1969   Rolls-Royce Show.                                              Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
Bangor, PA               Oct. 6     1969   Bangor woman, Mrs. Anna Rusweiler - 80 years, gets             Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                           birthday wish - goes for 1st motorcycle ride.
Bangor, PA - Churches    Aug. 27    1969   West Bangor priest, Rev. Joseph Dickert, pastor of St.         Easton Express   p. 4, illus.
                                           Roch's Catholic Church, resigns from the priesthood.

Bangor, PA - Churches    Aug. 28    1969   West Bangor priest, Rev. Joseph Dickert, pastor of St.         Easton Express   p. 28, illus.
                                           Roch's Catholic Church, resigns from the priesthood.

Bangor, PA - Education   Aug. 7,    1969   Plans set for preparatory school at Kirkridge, five-miles      Easton Express   P. 26, illus.
                                           north of Bangor on Route 191.
Banks                        Dec. 19        1969   Easton National Bank and Citizens Bank of Wind Gap, PA to     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   merge.
Banks                        Dec. 19        1969   Easton National Bank and Citizens Bank of Wind Gap to         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   merge.
Barthold, Judge William G.   Dec. 1         1969   Funeral.                                                      Easton Express   p. 5.
Barthold, Judge William G.   Jan. 23        1969   Judge William Barthold is honored for 30 years as a jurist.   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Barthold, Judge William G.   May 23,        1969   Judge Barthold to retire on June 30.                          Easton Express   p. 1.
                             1969.
Barthold, Judge William G.   May 31,        1969   Judge Barthold to retire on June 30.                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus..
                             1969.
Barthold, Judge William G.   Sept. 23,      1969   Funeral.                                                      Easton Express   p. 1.
                             1969.
Barthold, Judge William G.   Sept. 24,      1969   Funeral.                                                      Easton Express   p. 37.
                             1969.
Beam - Family of Easton      May 3, 1969.   1969   Fire in home at 941 W. Berwick St. kills 4 sons of            Easton Express   pg. 1, illus.
Policeman.                                         policeman and destroys home.
Beam family.                 May 6, 1969. 1969     More than $1,000.00 contributed to family whose 4             Easton Express   pg. 5.
                                                   children died in a fire at their home, 941 W. Berwick
                                                   Street.
Bethlehem Township, PA -     Aug. 12        1969   Miller Heights parents to present petition t o Bethlehem      Easton Express   p. 5
Education - Busing                                 School Board asking for buses to transport children to
                                                   Freedom High School and East Hills Junior High School.

Bethlehem Township, PA -     Oct. 21, 1969 1969    Bethlehem Township parents stage a "drive in" to protest      Easton Express   p.5
Education - Busing                                 bus rule.
Bethlehem Township, PA -     Sept. 4        1969   Bethlehem Township parents stage "drive in" to protest        Easton Express   p.5, illus.
Education - Busing                                 bus rule.
Bethlehem Township, PA -     Sept. 9        1969   Bethlehem Township parents stage a "drive-in " to protest     Easton Express   p. 17
Education - Busing                                 bus rule.
Bethlehem Township, PA.      Jan. 20        1969   "Big irons in fire" for Bethlehem Township. Future plans      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   for the township.
Bicycles                     July 26        1969   Robert Grube of Easton traveled 3700 miles from Miami to      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Seattle.
Bicycles                  May 28     1969   80,000 miles on a bike - Professor George Strodach            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                            average.
Black Arts Festival       May 12     1969   Held at Clinton Music Hall, Clinton, NJ                       Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
Boy Scouts                Feb. 8     1969   Brief history of Easton Boy Scouts. Inaugurated in 1918.      Easton Express   p. 5
                                            Council incorporated March 13, 1922. Ten years later the
                                            Corp became Delaware Valley Area Council, Inc.

Bridges - Glendon         Jan. 14    1969   Glendon bridge construction                                   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bridges - Glendon         July 1     1969   State offers bridge to city for pedestrian use                Easton Express   p. 4
Bridges - Glendon         July 23    1969   Area urged to save old Glendon span                           Easton Express   p. 1
Bridges - Glendon         July 24    1969   Compromise is suggested to save Glendon Bridge                Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bridges - Glendon         July 3     1969   Northampton County Commissioners turn down offer by           Easton Express   p. 1
                                            the State Highway Dept.
Bridges - Glendon         Mar. 21    1969   New Glendon bridge construction links South 25th Street       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                            with Glendon.
Bridges - Glendon         March 28   1969   History and development of the area                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bridges - Glendon         Sept. 13   1969   September 19 is opening date of new Glendon Bridge.           Easton Express   p. 5

Bridges - Glendon         Sept. 16   1969   Easton Council agrees to take Glendon Bridge as span for      Easton Express   p. 1
                                            pedestrians.
Bridges - Glendon         Sept. 19   1969   No fanfare as new bridge is open                              Easton Express   p. 1
Bridges, Bushkill Creek   June 13    1969   New bridge at PA Pump and Compressor Co. plant                Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bridges, Delaware         Feb. 19    1969   Bushkill toll bridge traffic revenue rises 758,372 vehicles   Easton Express   p. 33
                                            for month of Jan. 1969. Daily average 24,464.
                                            Northampton Street bridge was up 17.96%. Daily average
                                            19.980
Bridges, Delaware         Feb. 22    1969   22.4-ton rig crosses Riegelsville Bridge. Inspection shows    Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                            bridge to be okay.
Bridges, Delaware         March 21   1969   Easton to seek four-lane Northampton Street bridge.           Easton Express   p. 5

Bridges, Stocker Mill     Aug. 14    1969   Commissioners decide it must go.                           Easton Express      p. 1
Bridges, Stocker Mill     Aug. 15    1969   Stocker Mill Bridge demolition starts minutes after County Easton Express      p. 1, illus.
                                            decision.
Bridges, Stocker Mill     July 14    1969   Stocker Mill Bridge to stand                               Easton Express      p. 1
Bridges, Stocker Mill           July 29    1969   Residents who petitioned for retaining bridge stood up by     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  County Commissioners.
Bridges, Stocker Mill           July 29    1969   Picture of bridge during high water                           Easton Express   p. 5
Bridges, Stocker Mill           June 23    1969   Stone bridge over Bushkiill Creek linking Stocker Mill Road   Easton Express
                                                  in Palmer Township and the Easton-Tatamy Road in Forks
                                                  Township to be demolished. A new span to be constructed
                                                  nearby.
Bus Transportation              April 1    1969   Study presented to Joint Planning Commission                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bushkill Creek                  Aug. 13    1969   Officials charge that Bushkill Creek is damaged by highway    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  building
Bushkill Creek - Floods         July 29    1969   Flood in Bushkill Creek area is worst since 1955              Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Bushkill Creek - Preservation   April 7    1969   Fishermen in area are wary of Bushkill Creek restoration      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Bushkill Creek - Preservation   July 18    1969   New group to seek preservation of Bushkill Creek drainage     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  area
Bushkill Township               June 18    1969   Adopts house number system                                    Easton Express   p. 14
Business - Banks                Aug. 8     1969   Easton National Bank & Trust Co. to open a branch at          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  Tatamy on Route 115.
Business - Binney & Smith       Aug. 1     1969   Binney & Smith, Inc. will open plant in Forks Township, on    Easton Express   p. 18 illus.
                                                  Monday, Aug. 4. Located off Church Lane. Will employ
                                                  220.
Business - Binney & Smith       June 5     1969   Binney & Smith will relocate warehouse in Forks Township.     Easton Express   p. 44
                                                  Cost $2.7 million.
Business - Boots and Shoes      July 25    1969   Shoe repairmen dwindling in number.                           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Business - Boots and shoes      June 19    1969   Shoeshine Parlor is closed. Believed to be last in city.      Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Business - Breweries            Aug. 6     1969   Mayrosh, John J. , Jr. Was President of Kuebler Brewery       Easton Express   p. 16
                                                  firm. Obituary.
Business - C. K. Williams       Feb. 14    1969   Lucy St. houses owned by Chas. Pfizer & Co., Inc. (formerly   Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
                                                  C. K. Williams & Co.) on Lucy St. Demolished to make
                                                  room for company expansion.
Business - Carpets              March 14   1969   Craft Rug Mills, Inc. (North of Lehigh Thruway at 4th St.).   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  Fire destroys entire plant.
Business - Carpets              March 15   1969   Craft Rug Mills, Inc. Fire destroys entire plant.             Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Business - Easton Car and           March 3    1969   Controlling interest in Easton Car and Construction sold to    Easton Express   p. 1
Construction                                          Donald E. Cummings of Bethlehem, Pa.
Business - Food Industry            Oct. 25    1969   Cookbook supplement published in Easton Express.               Easton Express
Business - Food Markets             Feb. 22    1969   Neon "B" will remain at Best Market site despite DIG           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                      efforts to have it removed.
Business - Food Stores              April 25   1969   Food Lane will convert former Dockery Motor co. 1710-          Easton Express   p. 22
                                                      1728 Butler St. Purchased for $92,000.
Business - Food Stores              Aug. 22    1969   Tom Bright buys store at 34 S. 4th Street to start Soul Food   Easton Express   p. 20
                                                      market.
Business - Food Stores              July 16    1969   Mohican Market, 23 S. 4th Street, purchased by Howard          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      Falk.
Business - Food Stores              Sept. 9    1969   Tom Bright buys store at 34 S. 4th Street to start Soul Food   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                      store.
Business - Foundries                July 1     1969   Foran Foundry closes its gates in Flemington, N.J.             Easton Express   p. 8 illus.
Business - Home Furnishings         March 22   1969   Fire at Wally's Tile Service - 6 firemen injured.              Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Business - Hotels, Taverns , etc.   Feb. 5     1969   Spring Brook Tavern sold to Mr. & Mrs. William Black.          Easton Express   p. 30

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.    Jan. 22    1969   Williams, Leslor R. Obituary. He and his twin brother,         Easton Express   p. 14 illus.
                                                      Leslie C. Williams, formerly operated Hotel Easton and
                                                      Terminal Hotel.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.    July 22    1969   Penn - Stroud Hotel, Stroudsburg, Pa., 135 years old, has      Easton Express   p. 13 illus.
                                                      its front removed during building renovation program.

Business - Ice Cream                Nov. 25    1969   Ice cream shop owner puts in 101-hour week at his corner       Easton Express   p. 4, illus.
                                                      soda shop at Broadway in Wind Gap
Business - Ingersoll-Rand           May 10     1969   Ravenswood Estate - home in Phillipsburg for bachelor          Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                      engineers and student trainees destroyed by fire. Was
                                                      being demolished by company.
Business - Ingersoll-Rand           May 13     1969   Large stack erected in 1903 coming down.                       Easton Express   p. 8 illus.
Business - Lawyers                  Dec. 1     1969   Memorial services are held for Chauncey D. Howell              Easton Express   p. 5
Business - Mack Printing Co.        Feb. 14    1969   800 employees strike                                           Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Mack Printing Co.        Feb. 17    1969   800 employees strike                                           Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Mack Printing Co.        Feb. 18    1969   800 employees strike                                           Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Mack Printing Co.        Feb. 6     1969   800 employees strike                                           Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Mack Printing Co.    Jan. 10   1969   800 empoyees strike                                           Easton Express     p. 1
Business - Mack Printing Co.    Jan. 28   1969   800 employees strike                                          Easton Express     p.1
Business - Mack Printing Co.    Jan. 3    1969   800 employees strike                                          Easton Express     p. 1
Business - Mack Printing Co.    Jan. 8    1969   800 empoyees strike                                           Easton Express     p. 1
Business - Mack Printing Co.    March 1   1969   Agreement reached; employees to vote tomorrow                 Easton Express     p. 1
Business - Mack Printing Co.    March 4   1969   Agreement reached                                             Easton Express     p. 1
Business - Martin Guitar Co.    Nov. 10   1969   Nazareth guitar firm seeks expansion money. C. F. Martin      Easton Express     p. 24, illus.
                                                 & Co. Inc. in family for 4 generations.
Business - Mills                July 8    1969   Palmer Township Board of Supervisors supports the             Easton Express     p. 5
                                                 Bushkill Watershed Association to preserve Stocker Mill.

Business - Music & Musicians    Jan. 22   1969   Folk music in churches gains popularity here              Easton Express         p. 5, illus.
Business - Music & Musicians    May 17    1969   Agnes Gordown picked for top citizen award by             Easton Express         p. 1, illus.
                                                 Phillipsburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
Business - Music & Musicians    May 29    1969   Miss Agnes Gordown, musician, honored as "outstanding Easton Express             p. 1
                                                 citizen of the year" by Phillipsburg Chamber of Commerce.

Business - Music & Musicians    Oct. 23   1969   Nazareth musician John G. Deichman of 155 S. Broad St.        Easton Express     p. 26, illus.
                                                 makes violin.
Business - Office Equipment &   June      1969   Treher's Inc. to hold open house at new quarters, 10th &      Easton Express     p. 27
Supplies                                         Northampton Streets - 15,000 square feet of floor space

Business - Plumbing             April 4   1969   Obituary of George Kline Weaver, owner of plumbing and Easton Express            p. 1
                                                 heating firm.
Business - Plumbing             Aug. 25   1969   Obituary of T. Francis Ford, Sr., official at H.P. Kinsey & Co. Easton Express   p. 1

Business - Printing             Feb. 21   1969   Easton Printing Company expansion and parking lot.     Easton Express            p. 36, illus.
                                                 Purchased 5 properties on Minerva Avenue from Zearfoss
                                                 estate.
Business - Real Estate          June 12   1969   Real estate broker Morris Bugen retires on his 45th    Easton Express            p. 48, illus.
                                                 birthday.
Business - Sheridan Machine Co. June 9    1969   205 members strike at Sheridan Machine Co. in Palmer   Easton Express            p. 1
                                                 Township.
Business - Shopping Malls          Sept. 6    1969   Lehigh Valley Mall to built north of Allentown, $50 million Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Business - Slate Industry - History Nov. 5    1969   Article                                                     Easton Express   p. 12, illus.

Business - Slate Industry - History Nov. 6    1969   Article                                                     Easton Express   p. 30, illus.

Business - Slate Industry - History Oct. 27   1969   Article                                                     Easton Express   p. 27, illus.

Business - Toy Industry            June 6     1969   R & R Toy Company of Pen Argyl ends a 56-day strike         Easton Express   p. 1

Business - Treadwell Engineering April 28     1969   Treadwell Corp. purchased by Bethlehem Corp. of             Easton Express   p. 1 & 12, illus.
Co.                                                  Bethlehem at cost of $2.5 million
Business - Variety Stores        July 31      1969   "The Shoppe Next Door", an unusual gift shop started by     Easton Express   p. 18, illus.
                                                     two Easton women at 417 Cattell St.
Business - Weller Electric Co.     Dec. 23    1969   Weller Electric Corp. to merge with Cooper Industries       Easton Express   p. 1

Canal Museum                       Sept. 27   1969   PA Canal Society to keep Historical items on canal in the   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     canal museum in the Hugh Moore Parkway.
Canals and canaling - restoration Aug. 15     1969   Lehigh canal restoration project shows drop-gate lock       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     system in original condition
Canals and canaling - restoration Aug. 27     1969   Old gate lock found at Abbott Street lock                   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Candle (Centre Square)             Jan. 18    1969   Dismantling the Christmas candle from monument              Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Candle (Centre Square)             Nov. 17    1969   New candle placed on monument                               Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Candle (Centre Square)             Nov. 29    1969   New candle placed on monument                               Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Census                             March 21   1969   Million population predicted in valley by 2010              Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Centre Square - Improvements       May 19     1969   Centre Square and downtown streets have 30 planters of      Easton Express   p. 12, illus.
                                                     flowers placed. Planned by DIG.
Centre Square - Redevelopment Feb. 18         1969   Redevelopment is to start next year                         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Centre Square - Redevelopment Sept. 11        1969   Centre Square redevelopment approved by Easton Citizens Easton Express       p. 5
                                                     Advisory Committee
Christmas                          Dec. 16    1969   Delaware Park's Santa retires. Jess Miers was Santa in the Easton Express    p. 8, illus.
                                                     area for 35 years.
Churches - Baptist                 Aug. 18    1969   Southern Baptist Church to be started in Easton in the next   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     few weeks.
Churches - Episcopal               April 14   1969   Trinity Episcopal Church celebrates 150th year.               Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   May 20     1969   Laying of cornerstone of Third Lutheran Church, 4th and       Easton Argus
                                                     Spring Garden St.
Churches - Our Lady of Lebanon     May 12     1969   Our Lady of Lebanon dedicates its new church - formerly       Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                     the Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4th and Ferry Sts.

Churches - Our Lady of Lebanon     Sept. 22   1969   Rerv. Norman S. Peter, pastor of Our Lady of Lebanon, is      Easton Express   p.5 illus.
                                                     honored on his silver jubilee.
Churches - Reformed                Feb. 17    1969   First Reformed Church plans new parish house on its own       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     site.
Churches - Reformed                Jan. 28    1969   First United Church of Christ (formerly First Street          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Reformed) elects first woman elder: Mrs. Frederick A.
                                                     Churchill
Churches - Reformed                June 12    1969   First Reformed Church (now First United Church of Christ)     Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     has cornerstone that shows life in Easton in 1912.

Churches - Reformed                June 23    1969   Teenagers elected to board of Memorial United Church of       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Christ (19th & Freemansburg Ave.)
Churches - Reformed                May 14     1969   First Reformed Church (United Church of Christ)               Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     demolishes old Sunday School building
Churches - Reformed                May 26     1969   First Reformed Church (First Church of Christ) has            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     groundbreaking for new parish house. One-story building
                                                     to cost $185,000.
Churches - St. Bernard's           Oct. 14    1969   St. Bernard's Catholic Church plans 140th anniversary on      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Friday, Oct. 24.
Churches - St. Bernard's           Oct. 23    1969   St. Bernard's Roman Catholic Church to celebrate 140th        Easton Express   p. 32 illus.
                                                     anniversary. Bishop McShea to celebrate mass.

Churches - St. John's Lutheran     Dec. 23    1969   Rev. John Steinbruck to leave St. John's Lutheran for a       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     church in Washington, D.C.
Civil Defense                      Sept. 19   1969   Obituary of John H. Brubaker, Director of County Civilian     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     Defense
Clauser, Fred D.                April 30   1969   Ready for trans-Atlantic race.                            Easton Express         p. 5, illus.
Clauser, Fred D.                May 12     1969   Fred D. Clauser, 1212 Whitehall Avenue, Palmer Township Easton Express           p. 1, illus.
                                                  enters London Daily Mail's Great Trans-Atlantic Air race.
                                                  Arrives home and tells his experiences.

Clauser, Fred D.                May 5      1969   Fred D. Clauser. Last minute check before air race.             Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Clauser, Fred D.                May 6      1969   Fred D. Clauser resting comfortably after ditching plane        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  northwest of Scotland.
Clauser, Fred D.                May 7      1969   Pilot says he was lost for 12 hours.                            Easton Express   p. 1
Clauser, Fred D.                May 8      1969   Fred D. Clauser, flyer in London Daily Mail race to return to   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                  U.S.
Clothing Stores                 Jan. 30    1969   Grollman's Apparel Store - brief history.                       Easton Express   p. 29, illus.
Clothing Stores                 June 26    1969   Hen House moves to new location at 17 N. 4th; formerly          Easton Express   p. 22, illus.
                                                  located in downstairs store of Chief Levin.
Clothing Stores                 March 27   1969   Paramount (women's apparel shop).                               Easton Express   p. 20, illus.
                                                  Reopens after fire in March a year ago.
Clothing Stores                 March 28   1969   Paramount (women's apparel shop).                               Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
                                                  Reopens after fire in March a year ago.
Clubs - Moose                   Sept. 11   1969   Order #45 to celebrate 60th Anniversary on Friday and           Easton Express   P. 5
                                                  Saturday, September 12 & 13, 1969
Clubs - MORA                    April 22   1969   Men's choir. Elmer Werkheiser, a member is 86 years old         Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.

Comfort Stations                June 20    1969   Station to stay closed                                      Easton Express       P. 5
Comfort Stations                May 16     1969   Council Jay R. Snyder to introduce bill which would reopen. Easton Express

Community Art League            April 5    1969   Community Art League looking for new quarters by May 1. Easton Express           p. 1 & p. 13,
                                                                                                                                   illus.
Court House - New - Expansion   Dec. 10    1969   County and Easton officials might compromise on the           Easton Express     P. 5
                                                  matter.
Court House - New - Expansion   Jan. 21    1969   Northampton County Commission Chairman, Thomas R.             Easton Express     P. 5
                                                  Hahn, proposes auxiliary office building to be built in front
                                                  of courthouse.
Court House - New - Expansion   July 21    1969   County Courthouse inadequate for the future.                  Easton Express     P. 5 Illus.
Court House - New - Expansion      July 22    1969   Northampton County Courthouse commissioner, Thomas Easton Express          P. 5 Illus.
                                                     R. Hahn, wants architect's study of county courthouse
                                                     needs.
Court House - New - Expansion      July 24    1969   Northampton County Commissioners have space problem Easton Express         P. 5 Illus.
                                                     in courthouse. Are recommending an annex.

Court House - New - Expansion      June 20    1969   Easton balks at County use of block on Lehigh Street      Easton Express   P. 18

Court House - New - Expansion      Sept. 11   1969   New building is recommended at a cost of 5.5 million.     Easton Express   P. 1

Court House - New-Expansion        July 23    1969   Northampton County Courthouse needs expansion.            Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
                                                     Planning any future plans controlled by county form of
                                                     government.
Crime - Drugs                      Aug. 7     1969   Marijuana crop destroyed in Williams Township.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Crime - Drugs                      Dec. 10    1969   Increased use of heroin reported for Valley area.         Easton Express   p. 5
Crime - Drugs                      March 24   1969   City patrolman tells of drug usage here.                  Easton Express   p. 5
Crime - Gambling                   March 14   1969   Gambling in Easton.                                       Easton Express   p. 1
Crime - Gambling                   March 15   1969   Gambling in Easton.                                       Easton Express   p. 26, illus.
Downtown Improvement Group         June 6     1969   Smokey the Bear display in Centre Square as part of DIG   Easton Express   p. 22, illus.
(DIG)                                                program for promoting outdoor living and safety.

Easton Hospital - Parking          April 19   1969   Easton Hospital restricts lot parking for visitors.       Easton Express   p. 5
Easton Hospital-Nursing school     May 9      1969   Trustees retain school of nursing.                        Easton Express   p.1

Easton, City of - Budget           Dec. 3     1969   Easton's proposed budget for 1970                         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Easton, City of - City Hall        Nov. 13    1969   Computer installed at Easton City Hall                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Easton, City of - Employees        Jan. 29    1969   City Council permits employees to live outside of city    Easton Express   p. 5

Easton, City of - Employees        May 23     1969   Easton City Council approves pensions for widows of       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     employees
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Dec. 12   1969   College Hill residents protest firehouse plans            Easton Express   p. 5
Stations - College Hill
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Sept. 13     1969   Easton's College Hill fire station is in delapidated condition Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Stations - College Hill

Easton, City of - History             Dec. 31    1969   Easton's history 1960-1969 told briefly                      Easton Express     p. 24-25, illus.

Easton, City of - Holidays            Jan. 9     1969   Mayor Ashton proposes elimination of two holidays:           Easton Express     p. 16
                                                        primary and general election days. Also, no political
                                                        calendars on public walls.
Easton, City of - Police Dept.        June 11    1969   Easton police criticized by African American leadership      Easton Express     p. 1

Easton, City of - Police Dept. - June 11         1969   American flag decals placed on police cars                   Easton Express     p. 10
Equipment
Easton, City of - Redevelopment April 16         1969   Easton Redevelopment Authority sells a portion of land of Easton Express        p. 5
                                                        Lehigh-Washington area for town houses site

Easton, City of - Redevelopment May 2            1969   Business building reconverted by garage at 11th &            Easton Express     p. 2, illus.
                                                        Northampton Sts. Modern offices replace former garage
                                                        building. Gorham Chevrolet building now offices of Brose,
                                                        Poswistilo & LaBarr.
Easton, City of - Streets - Cattell   June 17    1969   One-way traffic proposed for Cattell and McCartney           Easton Express     p. 1
Street                                                  Streets
Easton, City of - Traffic             March 7    1969   Ring road gets another 90-day trial period                   Easton Express     p. 1
Education - Building Plans            Jan. 28    1969   Easton Area Joint School Board adopts a 10 - year master     Easton Express     p. 1
                                                        building plan at a cost of $8.9 million.
Education - Building Plans            March 20   1969   West Ward School. Pre;ominary design plans are okayed        Easton Express     p. 5
                                                        by Easton School Board. Cost $1, 500, 000. 26 rooms, 900
                                                        pupils.
Education - Building Plans            March 25   1969   West Ward elementary school plans approved.                  Easton Express     p. 5 illus.
Education - Building Plans            Nov. 6     1969   Mayor Ashton rejects school site near courthouse.            Easton Express     p. 5
Education - Building Plans            Nov. 7     1969   City Council votes against plan for school near 5th and      Easton Express     p. 5
                                                        Washington St.
Education - Civil Rights              Feb. 7     1969   Easton Area High School: Underground paper,"The Pooh         Easton Express     p. 16
                                                        Gazette and the Public Ledger" assails Spaziani and Dr.
                                                        Brummit.
Education - Civil Rights         May 13     1969   Negro pupils walk out of classes at Easton Area High         Easton Express   p. 1 & 24 illus.
                                                   School.
Education - Civil Rights         May 16     1969   Easton Area High School : Negro pupils take case to Dr.      Easton Express   p. 1 & p. 2 illus
                                                   Brummit.
Education - Civil Rights         May 17     1969   Easton Area School District calls closed meeting to meet     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   with parents and their pupils (70 people were present)
                                                   concerning racial issues.
Education - Civil Rights         May 19     1969   Easton Area High School: Pupils (Negroes) return to class.   Easton Express    p. 1 & p. 10
                                                                                                                                 illus.
Education - Civil Rights         May 20     1969   Easton Area School Board criticized for rejecting mediation Easton Express    p. 12
                                                   by Human Relation Council of Easton - Phillipsburg.

Education - Civil Rights         May 27     1969   "Pilot" conference on student unrest endorsed by Easton      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Joint school unit.
Education - Civil Rights         Oct. 17    1969   Rev. Maue sees growing problem in West Ward.                 Easton Express   p. 5
Education - Curriculum           Oct. 15    1969   "The Negro in American life" lecture series at Easton Area   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   High School.
Education - Easton Junior High   June 11    1969   Crowded conditions.                                          Easton Express   p. 5 illus
School
Education - Easton Junior High   June 12    1969   Crowded conditions.                                          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
School
Education - Football             March 25   1969   Easton High School and Phillipsburg High School each         Easton Express   p. 12
                                                   received $13,517 for last November's football game.

Education - Football             Oct. 13    1969   Man beaten by youths after EHS game. Rev. F. W. Shafer       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   calls for an end to night football.
Education - Football             Oct. 21    1969   Extra police will protect EAHS fans at the Cottingham        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   Stadium at night games.
Education - High School (25th   April 29    1969   $750,000 on bond issue okayed for addition.                  Easton Express   p. 5
Street)
Education - Honorees (EAHS Day) April 25    1969   Dr. Robert J. Potter named to get EAHS Day Award on April Easton Express      p. 1
                                                   25. Graduate of 1950 class.
Education - Honorees (EAHS Day) March 14    1969   Dr. Robert J. Potter named to get EAHS Day Award on April Easton Express      p. 5 illus.
                                                   25. Graduate of 1950 class.
Education - Jointure             Feb. 8     1969   State will resume hearing in spring on school plan for         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   Easton and Wilson area.
Education - Jointure             May 9      1969   State Board of Education upholds separate educational          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   units for Easton and Wilson.
Education - Jointure             Sept. 22   1969   Easton- Wilson school jointure. State ruling is set aside by   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   Northampton County Court.
Education - Moravian Seminary    Dec. 3     1969   Moravian Seminary plans permanent collection of art.           Easton Express   p. 4, illus.
for Girls
Education - Nazareth Hall        Dec. 11    1969   Nazareth Hall - Series of articles on its history.             Easton Express   p. 48 illus.
Education - Nazareth Hall        Dec. 12    1969   Nazareth Hall - Series of articles on its history.             Easton Express   p. 14 illus.
Education - Nazareth Hall        Dec. 13    1969   Nazareth Hall - Series of articles on its history.             Easton Express   p. 34
Education - Northampton County   May 2      1969   NCACC drops $10.00 application fee for the poor.               Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Feb. 12      1969   Two Easton area women first graduates. Mrs. Sharon             Easton Express   p. 2 illus.
Area Community College                             Kochey, Miss Marianne Spezio

Education - Northampton County June 5       1969   NCACC graduates first class of 71.                             Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Nov. 7       1969   Community college creates new policy on admissions.            Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Sept. 5      1969   Officials re- plan permanent campus design.                    Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Area Community College

Eisenhower, General Dwight       March 28   1969   Visited Easton on Nov. 1, 1946. Foundersday at Lafayette.      Easton Express   p. 4
                                                   Pictures of his visit.
Fires                            June 13    1969   Mafia linked to Joseph "The Merchant" Migliazza. Fire at       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   restaurant "The Stage Coach" Restaurant, 234
                                                   Northampton Street on July 4, 1965.
Flag - Stamp                     Nov. 7     1969   Senator Hugh Scott signed petition urging that Easton's        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   flag be placed on U.S. postage stamp.
Flags                            Nov. 13    1969   Flag sales in area are very heavy.                             Easton Express   p. 1
Food Stamps                   April 29   1969   Distribution of food stamps scheduled at Easton National     Easton Express   p. 2
                                                Bank & Trust Company Branch on Berwick & Seitz Streets
                                                on South Side.
Food Stamps                   Feb. 17    1969   Bank in Bethlehem (First National Bank of Bethlehem)         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                offers to send representative on food stamps to Easton.

Food Stamps                   Feb. 19    1969   Lafayette Trust agrees to issue food stamps.                 Easton Express   p. 1
Food Stamps                   Feb. 6     1969   Area banks "consider" their participation in Food Stamp      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Program.
Food Stamps                   Jan. 31    1969   County food stamp program begins Monday.                     Easton Express   p. 1
Food Stamps                   Jan. 8     1969   Food stamp program to begin in Northampton County on         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Feb. 3. Last minute information given.
Food Stamps                   March 10   1969   Students for Democratic Society asks college pressure on     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                food stamps.
Food Stamps                   March 11   1969   Inter-Fraternity Council of Lafayette College urges Easton   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                National Bank & Trust Company to provide stamps for
                                                poor people.
Food Stamps                   March 15   1969   Lafayette student council studies food stamp plan.           Easton Express   p. 5
Food Stamps                   March 19   1969   Lafayette professors (50) petition the Easton National       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Bank & Trust Company to support food stamp program.

Football                      Nov. 26    1969   Young people find Easton-Phillipsburg rivalry (football      Easton Express   p. 20
                                                game on Thanksgiving) unsurpassed rivalry.

Forks Township - Housing      Nov. 20    1969   Construction of townhouses in Forks to begin this year.      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                240 units on a 20 acre plot.
Forks Township - Industries   June 23    1969   Industries being established by Pennsylvania Industrial      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Development Authority (PIDA).
Foster, Stephen               May 22     1969   Carroll R. All, of Stroudsburg spotted incorrect date of     Easton Express   p. 22, illus
                                                birth on Foster medal.
Gracedale - Description       July 9     1969   New pavilion provides outdoor facilities for guests.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Gracedale - Employees         Jan. 13    1969   Pay hikes, given 400 at Gracedale. Reg. nurse $6000 to       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                $6400, Prac. Nurse 4500 to 4800 hry rates $1.50 to $1.00.
Gracedale (County Home)   July 10    1969   Critical expansions need seen.                               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Gracedale (County Home)   July 7     1969   Critical expansions need seen.                               Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Gracedale (County Home)   July 8     1969   Critical expansions need seen.                               Easton Express   p. 5
Gracedale (County Home)   July 8     1969   Critical expansions need seen.                               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Gracedale (County Home)   Sept. 11   1969   New county home is recommended by the Joint Planning         Easton Express   p. 1
                                            Commission of Lehigh-Northampton Counties. To care for
                                            400 patients at cost of $5.5 million.

Gregory, Dick             Nov. 22    1969   Dick Gregory talks at Lafayette College.                   Easton Express     p. 5, illus
Grifo, Richard D.         Oct. 18    1969   Grifo, Judge Richard D. honored at testimonial.            Easton Express     p. 5, illus
Hackett Park              Nov. 8     1969   Skating rink completed in lower Hackett Park area. Part of Easton Express     p. 5, illus
                                            Jaycees Development project for the park area.

Hackett Park              Oct. 11    1969   Cannon repaired, painted and again on display.               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Hackett Park              Sept. 13   1969   Easton Jaycees cleaned lower area of Hackett Park for        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                            recreational area.
Heart                     Feb. 3     1969   Miracle heart operation helps 4 men.                         Easton Express   p. 5
Heart                     Feb. 4     1969   Miracle heart operation helps 4 men.                         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Heil Family               Feb. 5     1969   Old Heil house makes way for new apartments.                 Easton Express   p. 30, illus
Heil Family               Oct. 13    1969   Northampton County Judge Clinton Budd Palmer rules that      Easton Express   p. 1
                                            estate of Elizabeth Heil ($511,521.05) goes to state.

Holy Land                 Aug. 19    1969   Pilgrimage to Holy Lands made by group of area residents Easton Express       p. 5, illus
                                            under the leadership of Rev. John F. Steinbruck, Rabbi
                                            Norton D. Shargel and Rev. Francis X. Connolly. Discussion
                                            of tour.
Holy Land                 June 7     1969   Inter-faith trip planned to Holy Land. Rabbi Norton D.      Easton Express    p. 5
                                            Shargel, Rev. John F. Steinbruck, Rev. Francis X. Connolly.
                                            Leaving July 30.
Hope, N.J.                June 21    1969   200th anniversary account of activities and illustrations.  Easton Express    p. 8

Hope, N.J.                June 27    1969   200th anniversary account of activities and illustrations.   Easton Express
Hope, N.J.                        June 28    1969   200th anniversary account of activities and illustrations.    Easton Express

Hope, N.J.                        June 30    1969   200th anniversary account of activities and illustrations.    Easton Express

Hospitals - Nursing Home          Aug. 8     1969   Nursing home at 5th & Washington Streets to be built by       Easton Express   p. 2, illus
                                                    Colonial Funding Corp. at cost of $1.2 million.

Houses, Historic - Riegel House   Feb. 14    1969   Interior a craftsmanship now owned by Lou Reda, was the Easton Express         p. 4, illus
                                                    home of Benjamin Riegel founder of Riegel Paper
                                                    Company. Cost $215,000, built in 1902.
Housing                           June 10    1969   South Side Housing Authority opens rented offices in South Easton Express      p. 12, illus
                                                    Presbyterian Church Manse, 415 Valley Avenue.

Housing                           Oct. 10    1969   Housing Report (Series of Articles). Pfretzschner says he's   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    puzzled with reasoning used in survey.
Housing                           Oct. 11    1969   Housing Report (Series of Articles). Pfretzschner says he's   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    puzzled with reasoning used in survey.
Housing                           Oct. 9     1969   Housing Report (Series of Articles). Pfretzschner says he's   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    puzzled with reasoning used in survey.
Housing - Gateway Terrace         June 16    1969   25th Street, Palmer Township, sold for more $1.2 million.     Easton Express   p. 1
Apartments                                          New owners Jacob E. Seip & brother Asher Seip, Jr.                             p. 24, illus

Housing - Lehigh-Washington       July 9     1969   100-unit plan okay for Lehigh-Washington Street site. Plan Easton Express      p. 5
Streets                                             and sketch shown.
Housing - North Union Street      Oct. 9     1969   North Union Street 57-unit built in 1961-62.               Easton Express      p. 5, illus
Hugh Moore Parkway                March 29   1969   Development of the Hugh Moore Parkway. Repairing of        Easton Express      p. 5, illus
                                                    chain dam and Delaware & Lehigh locks.

Indians - Artifacts               Aug. 11    1969   Lenni Lenape "longhouse" found in Warren County in            Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                    Pahaquarry township by Seton Hall research team.
Indians - Artifacts                Sept. 11   1969   3,000 year old Indian culture may have existed in area -     Easton Express    p. 1, illus
                                                     Sandt's Eddy site being researched by members of the                           p. 5
                                                     Forks of the Delaware Chapter of the Pa. Archeological
                                                     Society.
Israel                             June 20    1969   Ex-Easton woman tells of her life in Israel (Mrs. Hilda      Easton Express    p. 20, illus
                                                     Snyder Levi).
Jacobsburg - State Park            Jan. 31    1969   Secretary of Forests and Waters, Maurice K. Goddard, to      Easton Express    p. 1, illus
                                                     start acquisition of land in 3 months.
Jews                               Jan. 6     1969   Area Jews express indignation over U.N. Condemnation of      Easton Express    p. 5
                                                     Israel.
Juvenile Home                      May 9      1969   Boy 13 is found housed in Northampton County prison by       Easton Express    p. 1
                                                     a group of citizens making a tour. Outrage reactions.

King, Dr. Martin Luther            March 31   1969   Memorial at Centre Square. Rev. Elizabeth Beck, speaker.     Easton Express    p. 5

Kuebler, Joseph W.                 April 15   1969   Receives Easton Area Sale & Marketing Executives award. Easton Express         p. 5, illus

Lafayette College                  April 24   1969   not expected to end comprehensive exams despite              Easton Express    pg.5
                                                     students protests
Lafayette College - Blacks         Feb. 5     1969   "American Negro" course starts at college.                   Easton Express    p. 5
Lafayette College - Blacks         July 25    1969   New Black studies course to be taught by Rev. Isaac          Easton Express    p. 5
                                                     Patterson, Easton pastor of the Union AME Church.
Lafayette College - Faculty        Aug. 23    1969   Faculty house may be razed. It was built in 1922 by Ezra &   Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
                                                     Catherine Drinker Bowen and has a long colorful history.

Lafayette College - Faculty        March 22   1969   Art Statum, first Negro on faculty, to be athletic instructor Easton Express   p.24, illus.

Lafayette College - Fraternities   March 6    1969   Faculty approves plan for fraternities to free selves from   Easton Express    p. 5
                                                     national selection standards.
Lafayette College - Fund Drive     Jan. 3     1969   Asks Federal funds to aid disadvantaged.                     Easton Express    p. 5

Lafayette College - Kunkel Hall    Oct. 25    1969   Kunkel (Dr. Beverly W. Kunkel) Hall dedicated at Lafayette Easton Express      p. 2, illus.
                                                     College.
Lafayette College - Kunkel Hall   Sept. 26    1969   New biology building to be named in honor of Dr. Beverly          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Waugh Kunkel who died March 6 at age of 87.

Lafayette College - R.O.T.C.      May 6       1969   60 students seek to disrupt R.O.T.C. awards day ceremony. Easton Express           p. 5, illus.

Lafayette College - Students      Feb. 10     1969   Students aid Easton Housing authority by painting interior Easton Express          p. 21
                                                     of Walter House.
Lafayette College - Students      Feb. 8      1969   Students begin painting in Harlan and Walter House.        Easton Express          p. 16

Lafayette College - Students      June 6      1969   Michael Meyers cast for part in "Goodbye, Columbus"               Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Lafayette College - Taxation      Sept. 23    1969   Lafayette College contributes $10,000. to city of Easton "in Easton Express        p. 5
                                                     lieu of taxes."
Lehigh River - Dam                Feb. 5      1969   Construction of new chain dam to replace the one             Easton Express        p. 5
                                                     smashed by 1965 ice flood will start in late summer or
                                                     early fall.
Lehigh River - Dam                May 13      1969   Rebuilding halt is seen unless Easton City Council approves Easton Express         p. 1
                                                     a contract with the State Dept. of Forests and Water.

Magazine Selling                  July 8      1969   Easton police crackdown on magazine salesmen.                     Easton Express   p. 1
Magistrates                       Jan. 15     1969   Reapportionment of magistrate districts okayed by state           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     supreme court.
Magistrates                       Nov. 11     1969   School for magistrates will be held in the valley.                Easton Express   p. 2, illus
Markets - Circle                  March 1     1969   May become past memory.                                           Easton Express   p. 53
Martin's Creek - Homes            April 24    1969   Mill at Martin's Creek remodeled as a home by Lafayette           Easton Express   p. 31, illus
                                                     Professor. Account of mill's history.
Memorial Day                      May 28      1969   Rites at South Side canceled - first time in 40 years - lack of   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     public interest.
Monkeys                           Aug. 18     1969   Monkeys in trees in South 19th area.                              Easton Express   p. 1
Monroe County, Pa. - Education    Jan. Huh?   1969   Pupils put out "underground paper" published by 10 pupils         Easton Express
                                                     at Stroudsburg Area High School called "The last Word"
                                                     sold for 5 cents.
Monroe County, Pa. - General      Jan. 2      1969   Brief history.                                                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Hospital
Monument - Cleaning              Feb. 6    1969   County asked to clean monument.                            Easton Express   p. 2
Monument - Cleaning              Oct. 6    1969   Centre Square monument cleaned by Rudolf Tobitsch of       Easton Express   p. 20, illus
                                                  Allentown at cost of $1,390.
Monument - Description           Feb. 20   1969   Picture of snow on two of the statues.                     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Moon Rocks                       Nov. 15   1969   Moon rocks samples on display at Lehigh University.        Easton Express   p. 5

Moratorium                       Nov. 12   1969   Moratorium march backed by Easton Area ministerium.        Easton Express   p. 5

Moratorium                       Nov. 15   1969   Valley turnout is slight for moratorium march.             Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Moratorium                       Nov. 17   1969   Valley residents impressed with peaceful activity during   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  second moratorium.
Moratorium                       Nov. 8    1969   Valley students to join Washington, D.C. march.            Easton Express   p. 1
Moratorium                       Nov. 8    1969   Vets plan nothing special to counteract moratorium.        Easton Express   p. 5

Moratorium                       Oct. 13   1969   Three activities set for rites in Easton on Wednesday.     Easton Express   p. 5

Moratorium                       Oct. 14   1969   Moratorium: Easton Area High School students are warned Easton Express      p. 1
                                                  walkout for moratorium will bring suspension.

Moratorium                       Oct. 15   1969   Recitation of war dead starts Easton activities for        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  moratorium day.                                                             p. 5, illus
Moratorium                       Oct. 16   1969   Moratorium day in Easton successful and uneventful.        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                                                                                              p. 5, illus
Moratorium                       Oct. 4    1969   Valley college students make anti-war plans.               Easton Express   p. 1
Moratorium                       Oct. 6    1969   Moratorium vigil, memorial rites slated in Easton.         Easton Express   p. 10
Nazareth, Pa. - Industries       April 8   1969   New firm: Metal Sintering Corp. of America.                Easton Express   p. 24, illus
Negroes - History                Feb. 24   1969   Negro history week.                                        Easton Express   p. 5
Negroes - NAACP                  June 20   1969   Unit celebrates 25 years of service.                       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Northampton Co., PA -            Oct. 16   1969   County commissioner Hemstreet votes to bar fees for        Easton Express   p. 1
Commissioners                                     Hugh Moore because he participated in the moratorium at
                                                  Centre Square
Northampton Co., PA - Taxation   Nov. 17   1969   Northampton County ends tax exemptions for church-         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  owned residences
Nursing Home                    Sept. 24   1969   Nursing home at 5th & Washington Streets gets under           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  way.
O'Hare, Bernard V.              May 8      1969   Mentioned in "Slaugterhouse-Five" written by Kurt             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  Vonnegut, Jr. Author and district attorney friends in World
                                                  War II.
Palmer Township - Annexation    Jan. 14    1969   15.84 acres of Lower Nazareth Township annexed to             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  Palmer.
Palmer Township - Annexation    Sept. 11   1969   Lower Nazareth Township. A portion is sought for              Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  annexation by Palmer Township.
Palmer Township - Census        July 8     1969   Population increase as results of special federal census as   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  of May 30 now 12, 252.
Palmer Township - Housing       Nov. 21    1969   Apartment-Commercial buildings planned by John S.             Easton Express   p. 22, illus
                                                  Garofali, Easton realtor.
Palmer Township - Old Orchard   Jan. 13    1969   Rezoning of Old Orchard opposed by residents.                 Easton Express   p. 12

Palmer Township - Old Orchard   Jan. 17    1969   Rezoning of Old Orchard opposed by residents.                 Easton Express   p. 5

Palmer Township - Recreation    Feb. 21    1969   Dance at Palmer Twp. Elementary School suspended due          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  to disciplinary problems.
Palmer Township - Sewers        June 17    1969   Okays sewer lines pact with Easton.                           Easton Express   p. 1
Palmer Township - Shopping      April 8    1969   Shopping mall plan withdrawn in Palmer Township.              Easton Express   p. 5
Center
Palmer Township - Shopping      Feb. 18    1969   Shopping mall plan to be aired at hearing.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Center
Palmer Township - Shopping      May 14     1969   Shop-rite Market planned in Palmer Township. Cost $1          Easton Express   p. 5
Center                                            million, location: 2 blocks west of Greenwood Ave. on the
                                                  Wm. Penn Highway.
Palmer Township - Streets       March 25   1969   Residents protest rezoning of the Raub farm.                  Easton Express   p. 5
Parades - Mummers Parade        Jan. 4     1969   "Cookie House" float made by Mrs. Roy Stoudt, Palmer          Easton Express   p. 16
                                                  twp. Wins 12th place in Comic division.
Parades - Mummers Parade        Jan. 6     1969   "Cookie House" float made by Mrs. Roy Stoudt, Palmer          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  twp. Wins 12th place in Comic division.
Philippe, Samuel                Dec. 2     1969   Historical marker returned to pole on South Third St. by      Easton Express   p. 4, illus
                                                  local Historical Society.
Phillipsburg - Banks                Dec. 31    1969   Phillipsburg National Bank and Trust Co. to merge with          Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                                      Second National Bank.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - City Offices   July 9     1969   Council holds first business meeting.                           Easton Express   p. 8, illus

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education      April 15   1969   10-year school plan outlines.                                   Easton Express   p. 1
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Fires          March 24   1969   5 hour fire destroys Ortygia Hall. Brief history of the Hall.   Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        April 28   1969   Dedication of new library.                                      Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        Aug. 20    1969   Old equipment to be auctioned off.                              Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Parks          June 21    1969   Walters Park to have new bandstand.                             Easton Express   p. 9, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Police Dept.   Oct. 16    1969   Chief John W. Budd ends 31 years of service.                    Easton Express   p. 8, illus

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Shopping       Aug. 20    1969   New restaurant - "Pick-A-Dilly" to be opened on Aug. 21.        Easton Express   p. 32
Center
Pocono Art Center                   April 17   1969   $3 million concert pavillion planned.                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Pollution                           Jan. 18    1969   Massive fish kill found in Little Bushkill Creek. Leakage of    Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      oil is blamed.
Radio - Easton Citizen Band Radio June 13      1969   Holiday patrols assist motorists in distress.                   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Club
Radio - Easton Citizen Band Radio March 24     1969   Easton Citizens Band Radio Club has mammoth "Coffee             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Club                                                  Break." Draws 300 at Eagles Club in Forks Township.

Railroad - Engines                  July 1     1969   Caboose to get new life as guest house. Purchased by            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      Stephen Unger, Nazareth RD2. Built in 1914 and used by
                                                      Lehigh & New England Railroad.
Railroad - History               Nov. 26       1969   Model railroad, trolley fans plan 4th annual show.              Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Railroads - Lehigh & New England April 30      1969   Retirement of engineer (William Taylor) ends signaling to       Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                      tot along run.
Rats                                Feb. 1     1969   Rat-Killing.                                                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Reeder, Frank                       Feb. 19    1969   $620,099 appraisal placed on estate of Frank Reeder; died       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      Oct. 20, 1967 at age 87.
Retired Persons Association         Dec. 27    1969   Retired persons chapter being organized in Easton by            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      Frederick T. Neff.
Revolutionary War                  Dec. 24        1969    Washington's crossing the Delaware on Christmas night.       Easton Express     P. 1
                                                          Story related.
Riegelsville, Pa.                  April 8        1969    Two youths rescued in Delaware River.                        Easton Express     p. 1, illus
Riegelsville, Pa.                  Feb. 12        1969    Seeks to annex 290 acres in Durham Township.                 Easton Express     p. 4, illus
Riegelsville, Pa. - Annexation     Feb. 12        1969    Council studies use of land annex-298 acres from Durham      Easton Express     p. 4, illus
                                                          Township.
Riegelsville, Pa. - Bridge         Feb. 21        1969    Unable to take heavy vehicles. New span to be only           Easton Express     p. 1
                                                          solution.
Riverside Park                     Sept. 23        1969   Walls and steps show effects of clements.                    Easton Express     p. 5, illus
Roads - Bushkill Drive             April 8         1969   Beautification plan await action by state.                   Easton Express     p. 5, illus
Roads - Bushkill Drive             Oct. 1, 2, 3, 4 1969   Many hope lesson is learned from road construction job.      Easton Express     p. 5, illus

Roads - Bushkill Drive             Oct. 10        1969    Highway officials of the state criticize series of articles in Easton Express   p. 5
                                                          the Express on Bushkill Drive.
Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway      April 2        1969    Lighting of curve urged by Easton Chamber of Commerce. Easton Express           p. 5

Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway      May 20         1969    Lighting of curve urged by Easton Chamber of Commerce. Easton Express           p. 5

Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway      May 26         1969    Lighting of curve urged by Easton Chamber of Commerce. Easton Express           p. 40

Roads - Route 611                  May 31         1969    Relocation of Route 611. Map showing change.                 Easton Express     p. 10, illus
Roads - Route 78                   April 12       1969    Easton area urged to fight push to move span to Raubsville   Easton Express     p. 1
                                                          area.
Roads - Windgap                    July 19        1969    Windgap interchange a nightmare for vacationers.             Easton Express     p. 5, illus
Roseto, Pa. - Alcoholics           July 28        1969    "Turning Point" a new center near Roseto to help             Easton Express     p. 5, illus
                                                          alcoholics.
Roseto, Pa. - Fires                Nov. 28        1969    Municipal building damaged by $50,000 fire.                  Easton Express     p. 1, illus
Roseto, Pa. - Parks                Sept. 9        1969    Roseto, Pa. to have children's park.                         Easton Express     p. 22, illus
Rubin, Jerry, Yippie Co. Founder   May 1          1969    Speaks at Lafayette.                                         Easton Express     p. 5, illus

Sacred Heart College               Aug. 28        1969    Seminary and student chapel, Center Valley, has              Easton Express     p. 5, illus
                                                          dedication services.
Schools - Notre Dame High          April 18       1969    Notre Dame High School receives Freedom Shrine               Easton Express     p. 5 illus.
School                                                    presented by the Exchange Club.
Schools - Paxinosa          July 29        1969   Paxinosa is name of new school. Located on a 57 acre    Easton Express        p. 5
                                                  tract in southern Forks Township north of Easton's 13th
                                                  Street, To accommodate 900 pupils, 26 rooms. To replace
                                                  Traill Green, Vanderveer, and Centennial schools.

Schools - Paxinosa          Oct. 13        1969   Ground is broken for new elementary school.                  Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Schools - School Boards     April 29       1969   EASD - Professional study authorized of administrative       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  staff communications.
Schools - School Boards     Dec. 2         1969   David Miller is "voted out" as Easton Area School District   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  solicitor.
Schools - School Boards     May 20         1969   School issues and problems in EASD. Appointment of 5         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  committee members to study current issues.
Schools - Superintendents   Dec. 16        1969   Easton School Board tables action on La Penna.               Easton Express   p. 1 & p. 5
Schools - Superintendents   June 16        1969   Dr. Brummitt criticizes structure of schools.                Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Superintendents   May 13         1969   Dr. Bruce R. Brummitt quits as Easton school                 Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                  superintendent.
Schools - Superintendents   May 15         1969   Dr. Bruce R. Brummitt says resignation is based mainly on    Easton Express   p. 32
                                                  failure to cut board to 9 members.
Schools - Superintendents   May 2          1969   Dr. Frank A. Herting to act as deputy school                 Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  superintendent as of August 1.
Schools - Superintendents   Nov. 11        1969   Easton Area Schools - Selection of superintendent under      Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                  fire.
Schools - Superintendents   Nov. 13, 17,   1969   Easton Area Schools - Selection of superintendent under      Easton Express   p. 1
                            18, 19                fire.
Schools - Superintendents   Nov. 25        1969   Easton Area School Board is unable to agree on               Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                  superintendent.
Schools - Superintendents   Nov. 5         1969   La Penna, Dr. Robert named superintendent.                   Easton Express   p. 1
Schools - Teachers          Dec. 4         1969   Easton teachers endorse delay in election of                 Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  superintendent.
Schools - Teachers          June 4         1969   James B. Beam. Local artist has one-man show at Little       Easton Express   p. 12 illus.
                                                  York Mill Gallery, Little York, N.J.
Schools - Voc-Tech          Feb. 14        1969   Vo-tech. school curriculum provides new twist - work, pay,   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                  study.
Schools - Voc-Tech          July 10        1969   School board accepts $33,000 for V-T home.                   Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Voc-Tech              June 3         1969   Students complete work on home at 269 Blenheim Drive.          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                      3rd house constructed by V-T school students.

Schools - Voc-Tech              May 9          1969   Date stone placed in V-T school building in Forks Township. Easton Express      p. 16 illus.

Selective Service               April 1 & 23   1969   City youth refuse induction in service, Jeffrey Vitelli, 24.   Easton Express   p. 5

Selective Service               Aug. 16        1969   Stroudsburg, Pa. Draft records ruined by fire blamed on        Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                      vandalism.
Selective Service -               March 18     1969   Demonstration at Centre Square by draft resisters; under       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Demonstrations                                        direction of Robert Csandle of Allentown.
Selective Service - Draft Charges July 1       1969   Area men convicted on draft charges.                           Easton Express   p. 5

Shafer, Dr. Floyd R.            May 20         1969   Pastor emeritus of Forks Salem United Church of Christ,  Easton Express         p. 1, illus
                                                      Tatamy, obit.
Sher, Jack                      Jan. 29        1969   Jack Sher, executive director of Easton Jewish Community Easton Express         p. 1
                                                      Center for 44 years, is honored by Easton Sertoma Club.

Sher, Jack                      May 24         1969   Jack Sher, executive director of Easton Jewish Community Easton Express         p. 5, illus
                                                      Center for 44 years, is honored by Easton Sertoma Club.

Shoplifting                     March 17       1969   Store personnel hear techniques of shoplifting by Easton       Easton Express   p. 16
                                                      Police Chief, John Mazzeo.
Soap Box Derby                 July 5          1969   Soap Box Derby on July 4, 1969.                                Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Soap Box Derby                 June 30         1969   On July 4, 1969.                                               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
South Side Neighborhood Center Feb. 15         1969   South Side Neighborhood Development Project receives           Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      "go-ahead" sign from U.S. government with the approval                          p. 16, illus
                                                      of a $777,762 grant.
South Side Neighborhood Center June 19         1969   Wants a voice in naming new director.                          Easton Express   p. 5

South Side Neighborhood Center March 25        1969   Kitchen renovation completed.                                  Easton Express   p. 20, illus

Space Program                   Aug. 11        1969   Pen Argyl textile co. Inc., develops fabric for astronaut's    Easton Express   p. 30, illus
                                                      gloves, suits.
Space Program                  July 12    1969   Bangor woman has role in Apollo 11 landing on moon.      Easton Express     p. 5
                                                 Mrs. Arlene WanAtta, 136 Messinger St., has repaired the
                                                 12 gold antennaes used by the astronauts.

Spotted Fever                  Aug. 28    1969   Spotted fever signs noted in Forks Township animals.       Easton Express   p. 1

Steam Heat                     Jan. 21    1969   Metropolitan Edison steam plant on Lehigh Drive to be      Easton Express   p. 19, illus
                                                 completely demolished by March.
Steam Railroad                 March 1    1969   Easton businessman, Stephen Folk, purchased the            Easton Express   p. 15
                                                 Wanamakers, Kempton & Southern Railroad as a tourist
                                                 steam railroad in Kempton.
Stewart, Judge Russell C.      May 9      1969   Stewart homestead, 150 yr. old home on Canal Street to     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 be restored.
Sugar Beets                    June 5     1969   Are new Northampton County crop.                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Sullivan Park                  Nov. 19    1969   NAACP to revive Housing Plans for the area.                Easton Express   p. 5
Sunfish Pond                   July 2     1969   Sunfish Pond is deeded back to New Jersey.                 Easton Express   p. 1
Sunfish Pond                   May 26     1969   New Jersey Power and Light Company representatives         Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                 greet conservation hikers at Sunfish Pond. 1,942 persons
                                                 hiked 2 1/2 miles to Pond.

Temples - Temple Covenant of   Nov. 19    1969   Temple Covenant of Peace plans special anniversary         Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Peace                                            events.
Temples - Temple Covenant of   Nov. 24    1969   Temple Covenant of Peace anniversary celebration ends.     Easton Express   p. 5
Peace
Theaters                       April 24   1969   Area theater managers join campaign against Federal        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Communications Commission pay television plan.

Theaters                       Sept. 25   1969   New theater - drama group petitions Northampton County     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Court for charter.
Ticks                          July 22    1969   Forks Township area infested with ticks. State health      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 official says spraying cannot control ticks.
Tocks Island                   Dec. 1     1969   Tocks Island project scavengers, vandals take over homes   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 purchased for the Tocks Island Project.
Tocks Island                   Oct. 25    1969   5000 graves to be moved for project.                       Easton Express   p. 28, illus
Tollinger, William P.             April 3       1969    Comments on trip to Russia.                              Easton Express      p. 5
Tollinger, William P.             June 10       1969    Gets unpaid job in Wilson Borough as Community Director. Easton Express      p. 5

Tollinger, William P.             June 11       1969    Staunch defender of concept of small schools.               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Tollinger, William P.             June 21       1969    Interviewed on educational trends by Easton Express         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                        reporter, John. B. Bonnell.
Tollinger, William P.             June 28       1969    Wilson High School to install an inscription to retiring    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                        superintendent William P. Tollinger.
Tollinger, William P.             June 6        1969    Retiring superintendent cited by Wilson seniors.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Tornabene, Filipio                May 12        1969    Battle of his deportation over - back in Easton.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Trolley Transportation - Lehigh   June 9        1969    Property at 16th and Washington Streets sold to Peter L.    Easton Express   p. 21, illus
Valley Transit Co.                                      Minotti.
Warren Glen, N. J.                March 17      1969    $75,000 blaze razes desert inn.                             Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Warren Hospital - Laboratory      May 9         1969    Names Pathology laboratory in honor of Bossard family.      Easton Express   p. 8, illus

Wars - World War II               June 6        1969    Express runs a retake of front page of June 6, 1944         Easton Express   Illus. P. 28
Water                             June 20       1969    City taps Delaware River. Account of the various pumping    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                        stations.
Water Supply                      June 21        1969   City water treatment capability nears crucial point.        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Weather - Snow                    Feb. 8, 9 & 10 1969   Big snow storm.                                             Easton Express

WEEX                              Aug. 28       1969    "Back to School Bash" held at 25th Street Shopping Center Easton Express     p. 5, illus
                                                        by WEEX.
WEEX                              Feb. 26       1969    Radio station set-up planned at Northampton County Jail. Easton Express      p. 5

WEEX                              June 16       1969    WEEX Appreciation Day set for Bushkill Park - 2nd annual    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                        affair.
WEEX                              June 18       1969    Appreciation Day at Bushkill Park.                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Williams Township - Banks         May 7         1969    Cement National Bank of Northampton is seeking federal      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                        approval of plans to establish branch in the area of Food
                                                        Lane Shopping Center, St. John & Line Streets

Williams Township - Churches      April 14      1969    St. Luke's Old Williams, Lutheran Church, dedicates         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                        educational & social annex.
Williams Township - Churches     Sept. 29      1969   The Berna E. Seifert memorial addition dedicated at Christ     Easton Express   p. 3, illus
                                                      Evangelical Congregational (Blue) Church.
Williams Township - Zoning       May 19        1969   Map of proposed zoning.                                        Easton Express   p. 18
Wilson Borough - Housing         April 17      1969   Residents divided on high-rise apartments.                     Easton Express   p. 5
Wilson Borough - Jubilee         June 17       1969   Steering committee is named for Wilson's golden jubilee in     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      1970.
Wilson Borough - Jubilee         June 25       1969   Slated to be observed May 31 to June 6, 1970.                  Easton Express   p. 7
Wilson Borough - Jubilee         Oct. 20       1969   Financial secretary (Walter Boran) named for Wilson            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      golden jubilee.
Wilson Borough - Jubilee         Sept. 25      1969   50th anniversary emblem designed by Mrs. Ellen Cantrel.        Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Wilson Borough - Municipal       March 4       1969   Old municipal building, 20th & Hay Terrace, being              Easton Express   p. 25, illus
Building                                              dismantled, housed offices since 1920.
Wilson Borough - Police          Feb. 11       1969   Wilson Borough Council restores power of Police Chief          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      William Slifer.
Wilson Borough - Police          Feb. 12       1969   Mayor Blasé of Wilson Borough suspends Police Chief            Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      William Slifer, and threatens action on move by council.

Wilson Borough - Police          March 11      1969   Police Chief (William Slifer) reinstated by Council.           Easton Express   p. 1
Wilson Borough School District   March 13      1969   Wilson Borough School District names secretary-manager:        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      Lee Palmer.
Wilson High School               June 28       1969   To install an inscription to retiring superintendent William   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      P. Tollinger.
Wilson School District           May 15        1969   Supt. Of Wilson schools to retire July 1.                      Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Youth Centers                    Nov. 12, 14   1969   Youth Center opens at Olivet Presbyterian Church, 12th         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      and Northampton Street.
Youth Centers                    Oct. 11       1969   Center to be opened for teenagers at South Presbyterian        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      Church, 415 Valley Street.
Youth Centers - ProJeCt          April 7       1969   Explanation of program. Full page ad.                          Easton Express   p. 23, illus
Youth Centers - ProJeCt          Feb. 6        1969   ProJect Center article by Express writer.                      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Youth Centers - ProJeCt          Feb. 7        1969   ProJeCt aims to help poor children.                            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Youth Centers - ProJeCt          Jan. 2        1969   ProJeCt officials consider fund raising campaign but only as   Easton Express   p. 28
                                                      last resort.
Able Opera House                 July 14       1970   Account of the early days as a theater.                        Easton Express   p. 18, illus.
Aeronautics - Accidents      May 27      1970   Obituary - Dr. Robert A. Christie and family killed in      Easton Express       p. 1, illus.
                                                airplane crash in British Honduras. Former faculty member
                                                at Lafayette, 1954-56.
African Americans            April 11    1970   Lafayette responds to Black demands.                        Easton Express       p. 5
African Americans            Nov. 18     1970   Lafayette's new Black center becomes a reality in one year. Easton Express       p. 5

African Americans            Nov. 21     1970   Black cultural center, the Malcolm X Liberation Center,         Easton Express   p. 32, illus.
                                                dedicated at Lafayette College.
Air Pollution                April 11    1970   Pollution enforcement man is located in Lehigh Valley.          Easton Express   p. 5

Airplanes                    Aug. 8      1970   Helicopter inaugural flight from Easton Airport -- 4 flights    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                daily from Easton to ABE airport.
Alfred Thomas (Steamboat)    Aug. 15     1970   Historical article by James Shelly regarding the explosion of   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                the steamboat on the Delaware River at Easton, PA on
                                                March 6, 1860.
Artists                      Feb. 27     1970   Robert Doney, artist of Pen Argyl                               Easton Express   p. 19, illus.
Automobile Agencies          Aug. 15     1970   Easton Garage has mammoth crack in wall--11 apartment           Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                dwellers evacuated at 119 Northampton Street.

Automobile Agencies          Dec. 4      1970   Wm. Berg Inc., auto sales company to be relocated to 3600       Easton Express   p. 31, illus.
                                                Hartley Ave., Palmer Township.
Bangor, PA                   March 31    1970   Bangor youngsters miss Easter Egg Roll at the White             Easton Express   p. 1
                                                House. Sean & Patrick McCollian unable to attend due to
                                                surprise heavy snowfall.
Bangor, PA. - Fires.         Feb. 16     1970   The Desert Inn, a bar at 38 Market St., was destroyed by        Easton Express   p. 1.
                                                fire.
Banks                        Jan. 24     1970   Several area banks increase interest rates on savings           Easton Express   p. 1
                                                accounts
                                                4 % to 4 1/2 %.
Banks                        Jan. 24     1970   Several area banks increase interest rates on savings           Easton Express   p. 1
                                                accounts 4 % to 4 1/2 %.
Barbers                      Oct. 1      1970   Easton has its first lady barber.                               Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Barthold, Judge William G.   March 30,   1970   Portrait painted by Robert C. Burns is presented to the         Easton Express   p. 22., illus.
                             1970.              court by Mrs. Barthold.
Bell                            Aug. 14      1970    Easton's Liberty Bell rang when Japan surrendered. Man      Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                     to first ring bell recalls the day's events.
Bethlehem Township, PA -        March 19,    1970    School busing recommended.                                  Easton Express   p.5
Education - Busing              1970
Bethlehem Township, PA -        Dec. 1       1970    A citizens group promoting a contract with Bethlehem        Easton Express   p. 5
Library Service                                      Public Library for library service,
Bethlehem Township, PA -        Dec. 31      1970    A citizens group promoting a contract with Bethlehem        Easton Express   p. 24
Library Service                                      Public Library for library service.
Bethlehem Township, PA -        Nov. 24, 1970 1970   A citizens group promoting a contract with Bethlehem        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Library Service                                      Public Library for library service.
Bethlehem Township, PA, -       Nov. 23, 1970 1970   Bethlehem Township to get 40 - building Industrial Park.    Easton Express   p.2
Industries
Blairstown, NJ                  April 4      1970    Blairstown Public Library housed in a grist mill and        Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
                                                     renamed the Catherine Dickson Hofman Library.
Bridges, Delaware               April 28     1970    Automatic toll collection begins on Thursday, April 30.     Easton Express   p. 1, 2, illus.

Bridges, Delaware               Jan. 28      1970    Toll-collecting machines expected here by May 1.            Easton Express   p. 1
Bridges, Delaware               March 6      1970    New bridge tokens issued by Delaware River Joint Toll       Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                     Bridge Commission
Bushkill Creek                  April 3      1970    Creek overflows and debris backs up against new Stocker     Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                     Mill Bridge
Bushkill Creek                  Feb. 28      1970    8 agencies to cooperate on Bushkill Creek project           Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bushkill Creek - Preservation   Feb. 6       1970    Plans made for restoration                                  Easton Express   p. 1
Bushkill Creek - Preservation   June 5       1970    600 Boy Scouts agree to help put gabions in creek           Easton Express   p. 5
Bushkill Creek - Preservation   May 20       1970    Bushkill watershed restoration to begin this summer         Easton Express   p. 5

Business - Banks                Dec. 11      1970    Northampton National Bank - New branch at Palmer            Easton Express   p. 31 illus.
                                                     Township opens. Located on Freemansburg Avenue near
                                                     25th St.
Business - Banks                March 4      1970    Valley Federal Savings (formerly Federal Savings Bank) to   Easton Express   p. 33 illus.
                                                     build new 5-story building at 3rd & SpringGarden Sts.
Business - Bethlehem               Jan. 24    1970   Teen-age center is the Bethlehem area to close because of Easton Express        p. 5
                                                     drug problem. Illick's Mill - a supervision problem.

Business - Cement Industry         April 8    1970   Alpha Portland Cement Co. celebrates 75th anniversary.         Easton Express   p. 32 illus.

Business - Chromium Plating        Dec. 2     1970   Easton Chromium Plating Co. plant at 209-215 S. Delaware       Easton Express   p. 38 illus.
                                                     Drive expands.
Business - Department Stores -     Nov. 19    1970   Laubach's (Pomeroy's) holds "opening" for remodelled first     Easton Express   p. 46, illus.
Laubach's                                            floor
Business - Doctors                 Sept. 12   1970   West, Dr. John H. retires.                                     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Business - Florists                Nov. 27    1970   Hooke, George D. Obituary.                                     Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Food Industry           Jan. 6     1970   Snack Time Foods, Inc. located at 136 W. St. Joseph St.        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     closes down business.
Business - Food Stores             Aug. 21    1970   Best Market's appearance may be improved DIG told.             Easton Express   p. 1

Business - Food Stores             Aug.5      1970   Tom Bright buys store at 34 S. 4th Street to start Soul Food   Easton Express   p. 24 illus.
                                                     store.
Business - Food Stores             Nov. 10    1970   Best Market - the "B" is taken down. Sign over market          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     building removed after protest.
Business - Food Stores             Nov. 6     1970   Best Market - the big "B" is taken down. Sign over market      Easton Express   p. 2 illus.
                                                     building removed after protest.
Business - Foundries               Jan. 9     1970   Warren Foundry sale to Canadian company is being               Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     negotiated.
Business - Funeral Homes           April 2    1970   Ashton Funeral Home. Brothers, Fred L. Ashton, Jr. and R.      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     Kline Ashton dissolved partnership. R. Kline Ashton to be
                                                     new owner.
Business - Furniture Stores        July 13    1970   Le Chatelet, interior decorating store at 145 Northampton      Easton Express   p. 28 illus.
                                                     St,
Business - Furniture Stores        June 20    1970   Kowitz Furniture Store. Demolition for Riverside Drive         Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                     redevelopment.
Business - General Crushed Stone Aug. 18      1970   General Crushed Stone and Koppers Company to merge.            Easton Express   p. 1

Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   April 3    1970   Victor Hotel. Demolition started on Riverside clearing.        Easton Express   p. 28 illus.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   May 20     1970   Hitzel, Joseph H. Jr. , retires from hotel business. Father     Easton Express   p. 38
                                                     owned Franklin House.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Nov. 5     1970   Hotel parking lot now a public parking lot in conjunction       Easton Express   p. 46
                                                     with Easton Parking Associates. Capacity of 200 cars.

Business - Iron Industry           April 13   1970   Shamoon Industries, Inc. to be sold to Canron, Inc. Cash        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     price is 10.5 million dollars.
Business - Mack Printing Co.       May 29     1970   Obituary of Grover Mutchler                                     Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Martin Guitar Co.       Nov. 21    1970   Martin Guitar of Nazareth buys the Darco Music Strings,         Easton Express   p. 23, illus.
                                                     Inc. of Long Island
Business - Music & Musicians       Aug. 8     1970   One woman band. ..Elaine Smith of Belfast plays 3               Easton Express   p. 4, illus.
                                                     instruments simultaneously.
Business - Music & Musicians       June 1     1970   Obituary of C. Darl Bethmann, choral director and singer.       Easton Express   p. 24

Business - Printing                Dec. 10    1970   Strike over after 10 weeks at Laros Printing Co.                Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Printing                Sept. 30   1970   Strike at Laros Printing Co.                                    Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
Business - Rope Works              April 15   1970   Rinek Cordage Co. sold to Brose and Ackerman, a family          Easton Express   p. 2
                                                     business since 1840.
Business - Silk Industry           Feb. 23    1970   Obituary of Chester Y. Tilton. Was founder of Tilton Silk Co.   Easton Express   p. 25
                                                     in Phillipsburg, NJ, established in 1921.
Business - Toy Industry            Aug. 6     1970   Zippel Toy Co. (Martin Zippel Wholesale Co.) to occupy          Easton Express   p. 28
                                                     part of former Sanco plant in Phillipsburg
Business - Variety Stores          Aug. 14    1970   Daisy Chain - new store selling hand-fashioned goods,           Easton Express   p. 22, illus.
                                                     located on north corner of Centre Square
Business - Variety Stores         Nov. 27     1970   "Thought of you" shop opened at 47 Centre Square                Easton Express   p. 20, illus.
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical Nov. 12     1970   J. T. Baker announces $3 million expansion.                     Easton Express   p. 1
Company
Canal Museum                      Jan. 19     1970   Hugh Moore Parkway Commission.                                  Easton Express   p. 18 illus
                                                     Group moves to new quarters in the canal museum.
Canal Museum                       March 18   1970   Dedication to be June 21.                                       Easton Express   p. 5 illus
Cassidy, John                 Aug. 9     1970   Leads drive to protect sick from arrest. 50 states are asked Easton Express   p. 5
                                                to propose laws to protect persons who suffer seizures. PA
                                                has such a law since December 1970 with Senator
                                                Jeannette Reibman as the sponsor.

Census                        June 8     1970   Population of Easton declines while rest of area increases   Easton Express   p. 5

Census                        Sept. 1    1970   Easton population down 2900 since census of 1960. 1970       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                population (31,955)places Easton 29th among PA cities.

Centre Square                 Aug. 25    1970   James Sandt, Jr, and Mary Ann DeBosh are married in          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                Centre Square
Centre Square - Redevelopment Oct. 1     1970   Easton Council okays Centre Square project                   Easton Express   p. 1

Centre Square - Redevelopment Sept. 23   1970   Centre Square renewal plan draws praise and criticism        Easton Express   p. 5

Centre Square - Redevelopment Sept. 30   1970   Centre Square renewal plan draws praise and criticism        Easton Express   p. 1, illus.

Centre Square - Trees         April 16   1970   Junior Women's Club plant trees and bushes in Square         Easton Express   p. 25, illus.

Charter Study Commission,     Aug. 6     1970   Commission proposes a strong mayor form for Easton           Easton Express   p. 1
Easton
Charter Study Commission,     Feb. 21    1970   7 recommended for commission                                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Easton
Charter Study Commission,     May 28     1970   Commission starts study of City government for Easton        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Easton
Charter Study Commission,     Sept. 2    1970   Charter Study Commission report                              Easton Express   p. 4 & 5
Easton
Christie, Dr. Robert A.       May 27     1970   Obituary - Dr. Robert A. Christie and family killed in    Easton Express      p. 1, illus.
                                                airplane crash in British Honduras. Former faculty member
                                                at Lafayette, 1954-56.
Churches - African Methodist   Dec. 21     1970   Union African Methodist Church has new location since        Easton Express   p. 56 illus.
                                                  fire of old church on Ferry St. Purchased building on 927
                                                  W. Berwick St., the former Church of Christ Methodist.
                                                  Dedication to be Feb. 14.
Churches - Catholic            June 26     1970   Catholic churches to start Saturday night masses.            Easton Express   p. 5
Churches - Lutheran - Faith    Jan. 15     1970   Faith Lutheran Church, Forks Township, gives vote to         Easton Express   p. 22
Lutheran                                          women and to minors.
Churches - Lutheran - Faith    Nov. 27     1970   Youth group raised over $1,000 over a 4 year period for      Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Lutheran                                          purchase of outdoor bulletin board dedicated to memory
                                                  of Bonnie Blasco.
Churches - Lutheran - Good     May 12      1970   Rev. Glenn Neubauer honored on 25th anniversary of           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Shepherd                                          ordination.
Churches - Methodist           Dec. 17     1970   The First United Methodist and Trinity United Methodist to   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  merge on Jan. 1, 1971. Both have building 115 years old.
                                                  New name to be First United Methodist Church. A Trinity
                                                  Chapel to be dedicated to contain memorials of the Trinity
                                                  Church.
Churches - Nazarene            June 23     1970   Church of the Nazarene installs fiberglass steeple at        Easton Express   p. 30
                                                  Church on 12th and Spring Garden St.
Churches - Presbyterian        Feb. 5      1970   Vandalism forces closing of youth center which opened in     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  October
Churches - Reformed            April 13    1970   Memorial United Church of Christ burns mortgage              Easton Express   p. 13, illus.
Churches - Reformed            Huh? Around 1970   First Reformed Church dedicates hand carved wood             Easton Express
                               May 25             assemblage to its late pastor Rev. George A. Creitz at its
                                                  225th anniversary
Churches - Reformed            Jan. 26     1970   First Reformed Church holds 225th Congregational             Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                  meeting
Churches - Reformed            March 30    1970   First U.C. of Christ (formerly First Reformed) relays        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                  "slightly used" cornerstone
Churches - Reformed            May 11      1970   Television news analyst Stanley Barnhouse speaks at First    Easton Express   p. 25
                                                  Reformed Church during 225th anniversary celebration

Churches - Reformed            May 25      1970   Observance. Dedicated Rev. Martin Tornallyay who was         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                  assistant pastor from 1960-1965
Churches - Reformed              May 4      1970   First Reformed Church (now U.C.C.) dedicates new parish         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   house
Churches - St. Anthony's         April 6    1970   Rev. Francis J. Barbato keeps duties as a priest but gives up   Easton Express   p. 4 illus.
                                                   administrative work.
Churches - St. Anthony's         March 12   1970   Rev. Francis J. Barbato to be honored on 40 years as a          Easton Express   p. 3
                                                   priest.
Churches - St. Jane Frances de   Nov. 30    1970   St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church celebrated          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Chantal                                            50th anniversary with mass.
Churches - St. John's Lutheran   Feb. 16    1970   Rev. John Steinbruck to leave St. John's Luitheran for a        Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                   church in Washington, D.C. Testimonial dinner held.

Civil Rights                     Sept. 22   1970   African-American youth submit list of grievances to city        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                   council
Clay, Cassius                    Jan. 30    1970   Speaks at Muhlenberg Hall, Muhlenberg College. About            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                   100 spectators leave hall after being affronted by his
                                                   remarks.
Clothing Stores                  July 3     1970   Project outgrown shop located on Berwick Street on South        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                   Side.
Clothing Stores                  Oct. 29    1970   Grollman's, a women's clothing store at 18(?) Centre            Easton Express   p. 42
                                                   Square redecorates interior.
Clothing Trade                   March 19   1970   600 members of Local 746-746A of Amalgamated Clothing           Express-Times    p. 1 & p. 30,
                                                   Workers of America march in protest of foreign imports.                          illus.

Clubs - Exchange                 May 21     1970   Freedom Shrine is dedicated at the Northampton County Easton Express             P. 2 Illus.
                                                   Courthouse
Clubs - Jaycees                  Sept. 12   1970   Easton Jaycees convert box car into refreshment stand and Easton Express         P. 5 Illus.
                                                   lounge. Paid $150.00. To be placed at Lower Hackett Park

Community Art League             Jan. 13    1970   Community Art League plans to form the Easton Area Arts Easton Express           p. 5
                                                   Council at first meeting of group.
Community Art League             Oct. 20    1970   Easton Art League finds home. Purchased Hellenic        Easton Express           p. 5, illus.
                                                   Orthodox Church at 39 N. 5th Street for $7.000.
County Administration Building   November 16 1970   County administration building ( Lehigh Street, south of   Easton Express   P. 1
                                                    court house) will begin construction in about a year.

Court House - New                Jan. 17     1970   New courtromm #4 completed and ready for use. Judge        Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
                                                    Michael V. Franciosa will use it.
Court House - New                May 21      1970   Freedom Shrine presented to county commissioners for       Easton Express   P. 2 Illus.
                                                    court house by Easton Exchange Club

Court House - New - Expansion    April 24    1970   City council opposes County plan to raze properties for    Easton Express   P. 5
                                                    courthouse site.
Court House - New - Expansion    April 9     1970   County to acquire sites in Lehigh Street area              Easton Express   P. 1

Court House - New - Expansion    May 14      1970   County officials give okay to acquire land south of        Easton Express   P. 1
                                                    courthouse for expansion
Crime                            July 3      1970   Crime czars operate in the Lehigh Valley, report says.     Easton Express   p. 5

Crime - Drugs                    Aug. 28     1970   Heroin worth $300.00 found by teen-agers in stone wall on Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
                                                    Maple Street near Harlan House.
Crime - Drugs                    Dec. 8      1970   Police bust drug laboratory in large Riegelsville home.   Easton Express    p. 5

DAR, George Taylor Chapter       Oct. 5      1970   Chapter celebrates 75th anniversary                        Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
Declaration of Independence      July 2      1970   Declaration of Independence was read in Easton 4 days      Easton Express   p.5 illus
                                                    after its adoption
Declaration of Independence      July 2      1970   Declaration of Independence was read in Easton 4 days      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    after its adoption
Delaware Canal                   Feb. 4      1970   Lock #24 restored                                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Delaware River - Canoeing        Aug. 3      1970   12 Phillipsburg area men conduct a 60-mile canoe trip      Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
                                                    sponsored by Phillipsburg Area Jaycees
Department Stores                Jan. 2      1970   Sears Roebuck & Co. Warehouse and offices of               Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                    Redevelopment Authority at 215 Ferry St. burned out.

Detwiller Family                 March 3     1970   Dwellings on North West Street demolished. Easton          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    Express purchased property for $35,750. for parking.
Easton Area Neighborhood           Nov. 12    1970   A federal credit union is established in Easton to be called Easton Express   p. 5
Center                                               Easton Area Neighborhood Center's Federal Credit Union.
                                                     Mrs. Gloria Brown elected chief financial officer.

Easton City Guards - Anniversary Sept. 28     1970   Easton National Guards Battery D gets banner on its 30th    Easton Express    p. 15, illus
                                                     anniversary.
Easton Hospital                    April 17   1970   Easton Hospital to affiliate with Hahnemann Medical         Easton Express    p. 1
                                                     College, Philadelphia for a 5-year cooperative program of
                                                     postgraduate education.
Easton Hospital - Fund Drive    Nov. 13       1970   Easton Hospital to launch fund drive.                       Easton Express    p. 5
Easton Hospital - Woman's Board Nov.10        1970   Woman's board- Christmas mart and brief history of          Easton Express    p.16 illus.
                                                     activities 1890-1970.
Easton Hospital nurses and         Sept. 30   1970   Nurses may now wear traditional uniforms or pants           Easton Express    p.2          illus.
nursing                                              uniforms.
Easton Post Office                 June 4     1970   Easton mail processing will go to Lehigh Valley Center.     Easton Express    p.1

Easton Post Office                 Nov. 13    1970   Postal Service: Normal service is pledged by postal         Easton Express    p. 1
                                                     officials.
Easton Post Office                 Nov.11     1970   Postal Service [an Easton Express analysis]                 Easton Express    p. 5
Easton Post Office                 Nov.11     1970   Postal Service[an Easton Express analysis]                  Easton Express    p. 1
Easton Post Office                 Nov.12     1970   Postal Service: Easton officials ask for return of postal   Easton Express    p. 1 illus
                                                     operations here.
Easton Post Office - Employees     March 21   1970   Valley postal service still crippled.                       Easton Express    p .5 illus

Easton Post Office- Employees      March 23   1970   Letter Carrier Strike.                                      Easton Express    p. 1
                                                     March 20 -March 23
Easton Post Office- Employees      March 25   1970   Mail service near normal in Easton.                         Easton Express    p. 1

Easton, City of - Budget          Dec. 1      1970   City of Easton's budget breakdown for 1971                  Easton Express    p. 5
Easton, City of - Budget          Nov. 20     1970   Budget has error for 1971                                   Easton Express    p. 1
Easton, City of - Fire Department Aug. 4      1970   Washington Township Fire Co. organized July 19, 1970,       Easton Express    p. 6, illus.
                                                     with 75 members.
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Jan. 13   1970   Easton Fireman's Pension Fund in trouble. City help seen    Easton Express    p. 28
Pensions                                             necessary.
Easton, City of - Fire Department - April 17   1970   Council favors present site on Porter & Parsons St. for new Easton Express   p. 5
Stations - College Hill                               College Hill fire house

Easton, City of - Fire Department - April 24   1970   Council favors present site on Porter & Parsons St. for new Easton Express   p. 5
Stations - College Hill                               College Hill fire house

Easton, City of - Fire Department - Feb. 25    1970   Easton City council ask city planners to study the question Easton Express   p. 5
Stations - College Hill                               of a new fire house for College Hill area

Easton, City of - fire Department - Feb. 6     1970   Easton City council ask city planners to study the question Easton Express   p. 5
Stations - College Hill                               of a new fire house for College Hill area

Easton, City of - Fire Department - March 13   1970   Suggested that the new fire house site be Bushkill Drive   Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
Stations - College Hill                               and Detrick Road

Easton, City of - Fire Department - May 14     1970   Hugh Moore Jr. hired as architect for new fire house       Easton Express    p. 5
Stations - College Hill

Easton, City of - Fire Department - May 22     1970   Hugh Moore Jr. hired as architect for new fire house       Easton Express    p. 5
Stations - College Hill

Easton, City of - Fire Department - May 26     1970   Hugh Moore Jr. hired as architect for new fire house       Easton Express    p. 3
Stations - College Hill

Easton, City of - Fire Department - Oct. 9     1970   Contract for College Hill firehouse approved               Easton Express    p. 5
Stations - College Hill

Easton, City of - History          Feb. 28     1970   Express American Heritage edition. Whole issue.            Easton Express
Easton, City of - History          Nov. 25     1970   Easton delegation seeks a "favorable" story of the town in Easton Express    p. 5
                                                      Newsweek magazine. Resulted from a late October edition
                                                      of Newsweek which carried a six-page story on pollution of
                                                      the Delaware River in which Easton was termed "seedy
                                                      industrial city."
Easton, City of - History           Oct. 31    1970   Newsweek magazine gives Easton a black eye. Aricle            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      pinpoints town as a pollution spot on Delaware River.

Easton, City of - Mayors            Nov. 12    1970   City prepares for strong mayor..analysis by E. P. Kennedy     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      of Easton Express
Easton, City of - Police Dept.      July 27    1970   Easton police distribute right-wing article                   Easton Express   p. 5
Easton, City of - Police Dept.      May 5      1970   Officials told of police brutality                            Easton Express   p. 5
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -    Dec. 4     1970   Department in cramped and crowded quarters                    Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
Building
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -    Nov. 23    1970   New headquarters for police ordered in study                  Easton Express   p. 1
Building
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -    Sept. 29   1970   Easton's police court to end operation by Oct. 15. To be      Easton Express   p. 1
Court                                                 replaced by district magistrate courts.
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -    Oct. 23    1970   Easton police acquires two dogs to establish a K-9 corps      Easton Express   p. 5
Dogs
Easton, City of - Redevelopment     April 11   1970   Renewal project map for Riverside Drive                       Easton Express   p. 5

Easton, City of - Redevelopment April 13       1970   Northampton County is urged to delay razing of 6th Ward Easton Express         p. 32
                                                      homes. Eastern real estate broker Chester VanEmburgh
                                                      says that buildings in the area of South 7th between Lehigh
                                                      and Washington Sts. be kept as long as possible

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Dec. 5         1970   Metropolitan Edison Company building at 2nd and Ferry         Easton Express   p.5, illus.
                                                      Streets dismantled as part of the Riverside Drive
                                                      redevelopment
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Nov. 13        1970   Land cleared at South Third & Ferry Streets for Easton        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                      Parking Lot is only temporary as Authority is waiting for a
                                                      permanent developer
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Oct. 15        1970   South Third Street urban renewal scene                        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Easton, City of - Streets - Bank    Aug. 9     1970   Bank Street mall stirs the businessmen and citizens           Easton Express   p. 5
Street
Easton, City of - Streets - Canal   Sept. 30   1970   Foot bridge is essential for South Side residents             Easton Express   p. 5
Street
Easton, City of - Streets -   March 26   1970   Zoning variance granted to build 8 townhouses on              Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Lafayette Street                                Lafayette Street
Easton, City of - Taxation    Nov. 7     1970   Easton has highest combined municipal, county and tax         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                rates in Northampton County (66.7 mills). Gives list of
                                                other rates for county.
Easton, City of - Zoning      Sept. 9    1970   Easton zoning regulations undergo review                      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Easton, South - Recreation    Dec. 2     1970   South Side program for playground begins                      Easton Express   p. 30, illus.
Easton, West - Fire           April 25   1970   Ground broken for fire house                                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Education - Building Plans    Dec. 22    1970   Easton School Board to review plans for $3.7 million Junior   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                High.
Education - Churchman's       April 21   1970   Portland man is expelled after refusing to shave off beard.   Easton Express   p. 1
Business College
Education - Churchman's       Feb. 7     1970   Churchman's Business College to be evaluated to grant         Easton Express   p. 5
Business College                                degrees.
Education - Civil Rights      Dec. 29    1970   Ways to ease tensions at EAHS are suggested by PIC.           Easton Express   p. 5

Education - Civil Rights      Jan. 13    1970   Ad Hoc committee holds first meeting on EAHS unrest.          Easton Express   p. 5

Education - Civil Rights      May 25     1970   Classes back to normal in Easton Area School District.        Easton Express   p. 1

Education - Civil Rights      May 5      1970   EASH pupils suspended in war protest. Four students:          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                Stephen Vitelli, Randy Hall, Thomas Talbot (all 10th
                                                graders), and Eloise Watt (11th grade).

Education - Civil Rights      May 6      1970   5 suspended at Easton Junior High School - all 9th graders.   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                Anti - war demonstration in hallways.
Education - Civil Rights      Nov. 19    1970   31 Easton Area High School pupils are suspended for 5 day     Easton Express   p. 30
                                                period.
Education - Civil Rights      Nov. 27    1970   Easton Area High School Principal Phillip Spaziani rejects    Easton Express   p. 1
                                                demands made by suspended pupils.
Education - Civil Rights      Sept. 21   1970   Mayor Ashton calls for 9:00 P.M. curfew due to                Easton Express   p.1
                                                disturbances of black youth.
Education - Civil Rights      Sept. 21   1970   Black youth cause disturbance at Centre Square                Easton Express   p.1
                                                restaurant.
Education - Civil Rights          Sept. 22   1970   Easton police demonstrate before City Hall to mark             Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    grievances of black youth.
Education - Civil Rights          Sept. 23   1970   Quiet continues in Easton, young people, adults talk.          Easton Express   p. 1

Education - Curriculum - Physical Dec. 3     1970   New physical education concepts to help EAHS pupils.           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Education
Education - David Breen           April 17   1970   Plaque listing all-time trackand fiels records at EHS          Easton Express   p. 2 illus.
                                                    presented by Mr. and Mrs. David Breen in memory of son
                                                    killed in Vietnam.
Education - Dress                 Jan. 27    1970   Easton Schools - Girls may wear slacks to school.              Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Education - Easton Junior High    Aug. 14    1970   School district gets state okay to build. To be completed      Easton Express   p. 1
School                                              by 1973.
Education - Head Start            April 13   1970   Mrs. Robert Wise named Head Start mother of the year.          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Education - Honorees (EAHS Day) April 11     1970   EAHS honors James Prendergast (State Representative) on        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    EAHS Day, 1970.
Education - Honorees (EAHS Day) April 17     1970   Easton Area High School honors James Prendergast (State        Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                    Representative) on EAHS Day.
Education - Jointure              April 2    1970   William P. Tollinger happy over ruling of court for separate   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    school district.
Education - Jointure              Jan. 15    1970   Easton and Wilson school reorganization. Palmer school         Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                    board tables motion to change position in merger appeal.

Education - Jointure              May 20     1970   Easton - Wilson Jointure. Judge Alfed T. Williamsm             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Northampton County judge dismisses Easton protest on
                                                    reorganiztion of schools.
Education - Northampton County April 28      1970   Community college wins accreditation after 3 years of          Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College                              opening.

Education - Northampton County July 23       1970   Community College building on campus take shape.               Easton Express   p. 18 illus.
Area Community College
Education - Northampton County June 10    1970   First nursing class graduated. One man and 18 girls.         Easton Express    p. 4 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Oct. 29    1970   Cornerstone laid.                                            Easton Express    p. 2 illus.
Area Community College

Fishing                        March 31   1970   Fly-Tying. John Madison, 17-year old boy of Palmer        Easton Express       p. 23
                                                 Township finds it a hobby.
Fishing Lake                   Jan. 30    1970   Fishing Lake (of 117 acres near east branch of Martin's   Easton Express       p. 19, illus
                                                 Creek near N. Bangor in Upper Mt. Bethel Township) is
                                                 under construction by Pa. Fish Commission. Cost $635,173.

Flags                          Jan. 13    1970   Easton Flag rejected by Boy Scout display in Pittsburgh.     Easton Express    p. 5

Flags                          Oct. 16    1970   Easton flag now being flown with American flag on pole in    Easton Express    p. 2, illus
                                                 Centre Square.
Forks Township                 May 19     1970   New plant to locate in township, Extrudart Metal Products,   Easton Express    p. 1
                                                 Inc. to be built across from Uhler's Hotel. Manufactures
                                                 aluminum doors for office buildings.
Forks Township - Housing       Aug. 9     1970   Fork gears for second planned housing complex.               Easton Express    p. 5
Forks Township - Municipal     June 3     1970   Ground broken for Forks Township municipal building.         Easton Express    p. 22, illus
Building
Forks Township - Schools       Feb. 26    1970   Dedicates electric scoreboard in memory of Mr. Earl          Easton Express    p. 24, illus
                                                 Lippincott.
Gasoline Stations              Dec. 8     1970   Woman gas operator is Easton's first. Mrs. Florence Piatt    Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                                 has her own station on Route 115 in Forks Township.

Germans in Pa. - Art           Sept. 17   1970   Easton Bible artist illustrated Roeder taufschein certificate Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 and Schlatter Bible.
Getters Island                 Aug. 13    1970   Getters Island - (Article by James Shelly, Express reporter). Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Glendon                        Dec. 23    1970   Glendon man plays Santa Claus for 50 years. Milton P.        Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                                 Brassington, 105 Crescent St., Glendon, also is mayor of
                                                 Glendon.
Glendon - Police                Jan. 12   1970   German Shepherd dog joins Glendon police force.              Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Gracedale (County Home)         April 2   1970   Hemstreet raps panel action on county home.                  Easton Express   p. 2
Gracedale (County Home)         Jan. 15   1970   1974 seen as earliest date for new county hospital.          Easton Express   p. 2
Gracedale (County Home)         March 5   1970   Will raise daily charge to $11.00.                           Easton Express   p. 1
Gracedale (County Home)         May 25    1970   County plans addition to and near Gracedale.                 Easton Express   p. 1
Greenwich Presbyterian Church   May 30    1970   Cemetery near Bloomsburg has a large natural boulder         Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                 taken from Delaware River south of Carpentersville, the
                                                 monument reads the the "unremembered" dated 1907.

Gun Permits                     Jan. 7    1970   Northampton County permits for possession of guns rose       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 19% this past year. A total of 703 for 1969, while 591 for
                                                 1968.
Hackett Park                    April 6   1970   Youths clean up and collect 4 tons of junk.                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Hackett Park                    June 5    1970   Jaycees place picnic tables & charcoal burner in park.       Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Hackettstown, N.J.              Aug. 17   1970   Williams & Hibler Lumber Co. fire set by Grant Muldaugh.     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                 $1 million lost.
Hackettstown, N.J.              June 10   1970   Legendary hotel - The Warren House. Brief history and        Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                 picture.
Halfway House                   Nov. 14   1970   Halfway House plans underway. Plans to buy a house in        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 Bethlehem to be used as a temporary home for persons
                                                 just released from prison.
Handicapped                     Jan. 2    1970   Teen Club for handicapped young persons attending public     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 schools to be established in Easton.

Heil Family                     Dec. 2    1970   Delegation of angry Easton residents protest unfinished      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 apartment complex at 14th & Washington Sts.

Heil Family                     Dec. 4    1970   Stalled apartment complex on Heil estate (14th &             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Washington Sts.) declared public nuisance.
Heil Family                     Dec. 5    1970   Easton to clean up premises of the unfinished building       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 program.
Heil Family                     Jan. 19   1970   Ruling upheld by court of estate of Miss Elizabeth Heil.     Easton Express   p. 5
Helicopter                        Aug. 5     1970   Helicopter service to link Easton and New York City.           Easton Express   p. 4
Helicopters                       Aug. 8     1970   Helicopter inaugural flight from Easton Airport -- 4 flights   Easton Express   p.5, illus.
                                                    daily from Easton to ABE airport.
Hippies                           July 11    1970   Hippie marriage at Riverside Park. Couple about to be          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    married in July at the Park when police broke it up, are
                                                    married legally by magistrate.
Hippies                           Sept. 9    1970   Hippie marriage at Riverside Park. Couple about to be          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    married in July at the Park when police broke it up, are
                                                    married legally by magistrate.
Home for Aged Women               March 13   1970   Houses at 1032-1034 Northampton St. to be demolished           Easton Express   p. 2, illus
                                                    to be used for further plans of Home.
Home for Aged Women               Nov. 3     1970   Brief history and current activities.                          Easton Express   p. 12, illus
Hospitals - Nursing Home          April 12   1970   Nursing home at 5th and Washington St. 120-bed at cost         Easton Express   p. 25, illus
                                                    of $1.2 million to be completed in June.
Hospitals - Nursing Home          Dec. 9     1970   Bank calls in note on nursing home.                            Easton Express   p. 5
Hospitals - St. Joseph Hospice    March 7`   1970   St. Joseph's Hospice closes its doors. Located for 30 years    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    at 123 N. 2nd St. Repairs to building too expensive to
                                                    warrant retaining building.
Houses, Historic - 6th & Church   Sept. 2    1970   Old house at 6th & Church Streets demolished.                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Streets
Housing                           April 10   1970   Easton Housing Authority will attempt to build public          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    housing units this year.
Housing                           Jan. 7     1970   Easton mother fears rats in her home. Action Express           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                    highlights the home conditions at 287 W. Madison St.

Housing - Delaware Terrace        April 10   1970   Delaware Terrace Project residencies list grievances.          Easton Express   p. 5
Project
Housing - Delaware Terrace        Sept. 10   1970   60 children have peaceful demonstration in Delaware        Easton Express       p. 5, illus
Project                                             Terrace over firing of Franklyn Barrett.
Housing - Hackett Park            Nov. 11    1970   $4.5 million housing complex is planned near Hackett Park. Easton Express       p. 5, illus

Housing - Lafayette St.           July 31    1970   Lehigh Valley first modular homes erected in Easton on         Easton Express   p. 19, illus
                                                    West Lafayette St. by Asher and Jacob Seip.
Housing - Old Orchard           May 5          1970   Developer breaks ground for home sites in new old        Easton Express        p. 26, illus
                                                      Orchard Village estates in southwestern Palmer Township.

Housing - South Side            Feb. 24        1970   South Side redevelopment program to give neighbor a           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      "new face."
Hugh Moore Parkway              Aug. 29        1970   Flower lover (Donald Jack Anderson) creates trail.            Easton Express   p. 2, illus
Hugh Moore Parkway -            June 22        1970   Dedicated - Activities rained out.                            Easton Express   p. 12, illus
Dedication
Hugh Moore Parkway - Director   June 16        1970   Harry L. Rinker, executive director resigns.                  Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Hunger                          June 22        1970   Area youths plan to raise funds to alleviate hunger here      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      and abroad under auspices of American Freedom from
                                                      Hunger Foundation.
Indians - Conferences           April 15       1970   Indian pow-wow planned at Califon, N.J. Sponsored by          Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                      Indian League of America's Inc. 20 tribes to be
                                                      represented.
Israel                          April 15       1970   17 to go on tour to Israel - conducted by Rabbi Shargel.      Easton Express   p. 49, illus

Israel                          March 27       1970   Israel pilgrimage. 17 on spring tour - led by Rabbi Norton.   Easton Express   p. 5

Israel                          March 30       1970   Israel pilgrimage. 17 on spring tour - led by Rabbi Norton.   Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Juvenile Home - Staff           Dec. 19        1970   Kinney, William H. Retires from Juvenile Home office.         Easton Express   p. 17, illus
                                                      Served the county for 27 years.
Juvenile Home - Staff           Dec. 26        1970   Kinney, William H., head of county Juvenile office retires.   Easton Express   p. 5

Kidney Bank                     Oct. 23, 26,   1970   Money collected by WEEX for the Douglas Sewall fund           Easton Express   p. 1
                                27                    amounts $30,000.
Kirkpatrick, W.H.               Nov. 30        1970   Obit.                                                         Easton Express   p. 1
Lafayette College - Blacks      April 11       1970   Lafayette responds to Black demands.                          Easton Express   p. 5
Lafayette College - Blacks      April 14       1970   Trustees okay Black cultural center.                          Easton Express   p. 2
Lafayette College - Blacks      Nov. 18        1970   Lafayette's new Black center becomes a reality in one year.   Easton Express   p. 5
Lafayette College - Blacks     Nov. 21    1970   Black cultural center, the Malcolm X Liberation Center,     Easton Express    p. 32, illus.
                                                 dedicated at Lafayette College.
Lafayette College - R.O.T.C.   May 2      1970   R.O.T.C. award ceremony cancelled at Lafayette in face of   Easton Express    p. 5
                                                 anti-war demonstration.
Lafayette College - Stadium    Jan. 26    1970   Easton Area School Board is interested in joint use of      Easton Express    p. 5
                                                 Fisher Field with Lafayette College.
Lafayette College - Students   May 9      1970   Students urged not to yield or protest: Speakers: Black     Easton Express    p. 1, illus. & p.
                                                 Panters - Zayde Shakur; Chicago 7 Defender - Leonard                          40, illus.
                                                 Weinglass.
Lafayette College - Students   Nov. 17    1970   Lafayette College students tutor South Side children.       Easton Express    p. 5, illus.

Lafayette College - Taxation   Oct. 3     1970   Lafayette College property ought to be taxed.               Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
Laros, George                  Dec. 7     1970   George Laros of 2819 Green Pond Road in Palmer writes       Easton Express    p. 5
                                                 book "Presidential Plane."
Lehigh River                   Sept. 26   1970   Canoeists seek ways to keep Lehigh River's level higher.    Easton Express    p. 5, illus.

Lifeline                       April 1    1970   Easton Area Council of Churches to participate in           Easton Express    p. 4
                                                 emergency telephone counseling service "Lifeline."

Lifeline                       Oct. 12    1970   An emergency telephone service located in Bethlehem.        Easton Express    p. 5

Lotteries                      Dec. 16    1970   New Jersey starts lottery ticket sales. Mr. and Mrs. John D. Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                 Carberry are the first ticket purchasers.
Markets - Circle               Nov. 17    1970   Photographs and some text.                                   Easton Express   p. 14, illus
Marriage                       Aug. 25    1970   Couple, James M. Sandt, Jr. and Mary Ann DeBosh married Easton Express        p. 5, illus
                                                 in Centre Square by Thomas F. Goldsmith, acting mayor.

Migrant Workers                Nov. 17    1970   Migrant worker center is proposed.                          Easton Express    p. 5, illus
Motion Picture                 July 13    1970   Movies in Easton (history by Express reporter).             Easton Express    p. 21, illus
Mt. Bethel Township            Oct. 12    1970   19th Century farmlife is recreated at Slateford Farm in     Easton Express    p. 14, illus
                                                 Upper Mt. Bethel.
Murder                         Aug. 14    1970   Charles Getter and the murder of Rebecca Getter nee         Easton Express    p. 5, illus.
                                                 Lawall. Article by reporter James Shelly.
Nazareth, Pa. - Grey Cottage   Jan. 20    1970   Oldest building, Grey Cottage, being restored.              Easton Express    p. 4, illus
Nazareth, Pa. - Rock Concerts     June 20    1970   3 day rock concert causes eyebrow to be raised.             Easton Express   p. 5
Nazareth, Pa. - Rock Concerts     June 23    1970   Residents concern with the effects of rock festival.        Easton Express   p. 5
Negroes - Education               Feb. 9     1970   David A. Portlock (Negro Easton High School Teacher)        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    projects idea that one Black teacher in every Pa. school.

Neighborhood Development          April 15   1970   Map showings project.                                       Easton Express   p. 5
Program for South Side
Neighborhood Development          April 16   1970   Map showings project.                                       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Program for South Side
Newspapers                        Aug. 27    1970   Open Valley, an underground newspaper published for the Easton Express       p. 5, illus
                                                    Lehigh Valley located in the basement of a home in the
                                                    west end of Allentown.
Newspapers - Open Valley          Aug. 27    1970   Underground newspaper launch for the Lehigh Valley.     Easton Express       p. 5, illus
                                                    Called "Open Valley" is a bimonthly publication.

Newspapers - Open Valley          Dec. 14    1970   "Open Valley" underground newspaper of the Lehigh           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Valley. Staff discusses paper's policies.
North. Co. Country Clubs - Fire   Jan. 17    1970   Fire on roof discovered by paddle tennis players.           Easton Express   p. 30, illus

North. Co. Hist. Society - Yard   June 16    1970   Landscaping of backyard by the Forks of the Delaware        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Garden Club.
Northampton Co., PA -             May 11     1970   Commissioners refuse to take stand on war in Vietnam.       Easton Express   p. 1
Commissioners                                       Asked by group of students from Lafayette College to take
                                                    a stand.
Orpheum Theatre                   July 15    1970   Orpheum (an account of its history) by Express reporter     Easton Express   p. 44, illus
                                                    James Shelley.
PAL                               May 26     1970   Thomas Kleppinger receives national award for his work.     Easton Express   p. 7, illus

Palmer Township                   Oct. 6     1970   Palmer Township unveils new township insignia.              Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Palmer Township - Education       June 11    1970   Palmer Township School Board holds final meeting.           Easton Express   p. 5
Palmer Township - Parks           April 2    1970   5 new parks to be added to the township by Fall.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus &
                                                                                                                                 map
Palmer Township - Population      Aug. 3     1970   Palmer Township population growth taxes existing            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    facilities. 1960 census - 8,000. 1970 census - 12,601.
Palmer Township - Population     July 25    1970   Palmer Township growth in last decade traced.                Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Palmer Township - Recreation     March 3    1970   To buy 15 acres for use as recreation area.                  Easton Express   p. 5

Palmer Township - Streets        Jan. 20    1970   Palmer Township offers $850 for Greenwood Ave. land,         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Road to be broaden.
Palmer Township - Streets        March 3    1970   100 more street lights authorized.                           Easton Express   p. 5
Parking                          Dec. 3     1970   Easton Parking Unit to open new 280 car lot.                 Easton Express   p. 5
Parking                          Jan. 17    1970   New parking lot planned at 112 N. 4th St. by EPA.            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Purchased from Raymond Baurkit.
Parking Meters                   March 26   1970   Vandals damage 21 meters in city lot at Front and Church     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   Sts.
Parking Meters                   Nov. 5     1970   Mayor Ashton suggests private firm operate meters.           Easton Express   p. 1

Pen Argyl, Pa. - Churches        Feb. 18    1970   Zion United Methodist Church, 101 South Schnack Ave.     Easton Express       p. 1, illus
                                                   destroyed by fire.
Phillipsburg - Banks             Dec. 11    1970   Second National Bank merges with the American National Easton Express         p. 1
                                                   Bank & Trust Co. of Morristown, N.J. and Montclair, N.J.

Phillipsburg - Banks             Nov. 30    1970   Phillipsburg Trust Co. and Clifton Bank merge.               Easton Express   p. 1
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches    April 16   1970   Grace Lutheran Church, Phillipsburg, N.J., passes century    Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                   mark. 1870-1970.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches    June 1     1970   Centennial oberservance begins for Grace Lutheran            Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                   Church.                                                                       p. 10, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches    May 25     1970   Wesley Methodist church dedicates two new stained            Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                   windows - one honoring the church and the other for 3
                                                   deceased members: Mrs. Sarah Baylor, Mr. and Mrs.
                                                   William Hopper.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches    May 29     1970   Pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church of Phillipsburg         Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                   honored as "Outstanding citizen" by Phillipsburg Chamber
                                                   of Commerce.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Dogs        July 29    1970   Dog ordinance in Phillipsburg changed because of a child's   Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   letter to council.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education   Feb. 11    1970   Parents tell town council to close school.                   Easton Express   p. 1
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education      Feb. 24      1970   Closing of Sitgreaves school demanded by parents. Board        Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                        office is picketed.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education      Feb. 27      1970   Sitgreaves School safe, fire inspector reports.                Easton Express   p. 1
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education      March 19     1970   Sitgreaves Building pupils kept home in building now. 31       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                        per cent did not attend school.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        April 14     1970   Librarian accused of forgery.                                  Easton Express   p. 1
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        April 15     1970   Librarian attempts to end his life.                            Easton Express   p. 49
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library        April 22     1970   Library director (Paul E. Schneider) charged with              Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                        embezzling money.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Police Dept.   May 15       1970   Police dedicate memorial plaque in new municipal town          Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                        Hall.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Post Office    June 8       1970   Burglars get $60,000 in stamps from Post Office.               Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Plainfield Township - Mennonites Feb. 5          1970   Mennonites give helping hand to farmer.                        Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Playgrounds                         April 24     1970   City buys vacant lot at Northwest corner of 7th & Spring       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                        Garden Sts. For $1,000. To become small playground.

Railroad - History                  June 26      1970   Railroads serving Lehigh Valley face financial troubles like   Easton Express   p. 28
                                                        Penn Central.
Railroad - History                  Oct. 9       1970   Valley is visited by first passenger train in 3 years.         Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Railroads                           Jan. 5       1970   Erie-Lackawanna train makes last run through area.             Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Registration                        Dec. 3       1970   Registration of 18 to 20 year olds held at Northampton         Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                        Court House.
Retired Persons Association         March 2      1970   To form a chapter in Easton on March 10. (American             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                        Association of Retired Persons).
Riverside Park                      July 11      1970   Hippie wedding at Riverside Park.                              Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Roads - Bushkill Drive              April Huh?   1970   Clean-up. Teen-agers continue cleanup work, collect 10         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                        tons along Bushkill Drive.
Roads - Route 611                   April 23     1970   Plans for scenic Route 611 told to property owners.            Easton Express   p. 5
Roads - Route 611                   Feb. 2       1970   Beautification plan unveiled.                                  Easton Express   p. 1
Roads - Route 611                   March 3      1970   City Council approve road beautification plan.                 Easton Express   p. 1
Roads - Route 611                   March 6      1970   City Council delays decision on Route 611 beautification.      Easton Express   p. 5
Rock Concerts               July 2     1970   District Attorney Spaziani rules against festival.            Easton Express   p. 1
Rock Concerts               June 20    1970   Nazareth, Pa. 3 day rock concert causes eyebrow to be         Easton Express   p. 5
                                              raised.
Rock Concerts               June 23    1970   Nazareth residents concern with effects of rock festival.     Easton Express   p. 5

Rock Concerts               June 25    1970   Northampton County District Attorney Spaziani calls           Easton Express   p. 1
                                              meeting to air rock festival for Nazareth.
Schools                     Dec. 19    1970   PIC expresses frustration with EAHS situation.                Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Redistricting     Dec. 11    1970   Proposed school redistricting.                                Easton Express   p. 5 chart
Schools - Redistricting     Dec. 8     1970   Easton School Board officials to meet on redistricting.       Easton Express   p. 5

Schools - School Boards     April 21   1970   Easton Area Joint School Board urged to reorganize by July Easton Express      p. 5
                                              1.
Schools - School Boards     Jan. 27    1970   Easton School Board opens its meeting to the public.       Easton Express      p. 1

Schools - School Boards     May 1      1970   Easton School Board trip to San Francisco convention cost     Easton Express   p. 5
                                              $8676.
Schools - School Boards     May 14     1970   City Council will sue Easton School District over formation   Easton Express   p. 1
                                              of 9 - board unit. Some of school board members support
                                              city council.
Schools - School Boards     May 15     1970   Easton Area school directors ordered by Judge Alfred          Easton Express   p. 1
                                              Williams, Jr. to consider population in selecting the 9
                                              directors.
Schools - School Boards     May 16     1970   Easton , Palmer get 3 seats on 9 man board. John J.           Easton Express   p. 1 & p. 5
                                              Willever- Palmer, Mrs. Chester H. Felver-Palmer, Harry A.                      illus.
                                              Bonser - Lower Mt.Bethel, James M. Masterson - Easton,
                                              Maskell M. Ewing - Palmer, Floyd E. Jones - Easton, Dudley
                                              A. Giberson - Easton, Robert A

Schools - Superintendents   April 15   1970   La Penna gets Erie job at salary of $33,000 (had been         Easton Express   p. 1
                                              candidate for Supt. Of Easton schools).
Schools - Superintendents   Aug. 27    1970   Dr. Frank Herting honored at testimonial.                     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Superintendents   July 14    1970   Dr. Frank Herting accepts school post in North Plainfield,    Easton Express   p. 1
                                              N.J.
Schools - Superintendents   July 24   1970   New school supt. (Dr. Fitzsimmons) sees himself in role of    Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                             "expediter".
Schools - Superintendents   June 11   1970   5 Easton School directors call anew for the election of Dr.   Easton Express   p. 1
                                             Herting as Supt.
Schools - Superintendents   June 13   1970   New Mexico educator, Dr. Warren Fitzsimmons named as          Easton Express   p. 1
                                             new superintendent.
Schools - Superintendents   June 15   1970   Dr. Warren B. Fitzsimmons newly elected Supt. Of Easton       Easton Express   p. 1
                                             Area School District left last job in controversy.

Schools - Superintendents   June 16   1970   Search for superintendent cost $2200 plus. (Dr.               Easton Express   p. 5
                                             Fitzsimmons).
Schools - Superintendents   June 4    1970   Dr. Herting eliminated from top school job.                   Easton Express   p. 1
Schools - Superintendents   June 6    1970   Petitions circulated supporting Acting Supt. Frank Herting    Easton Express   p. 1
                                             for school position.
Schools - Superintendents   June 8    1970   Petitions circulated supporting Acting Supt. Frank Herting    Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                             for school position.
Schools - Superintendents   June 9    1970   Herting will leave unless he gets job; blasts school board.   Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                             Search is narrowed to two candidates for superintendent.
                                             Herting is rejected.
Schools - Superintendents   May 26    1970   Four still in running for Easton Area School District         Easton Express   p. 5
                                             superintendent's job.
Schools - Teachers          Aug. 7    1970   EASD offers $3,000 life policy to employees.                  Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Teachers          March 4   1970   Easton Area teachers ask for $7200 minimum salary.            Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Schools - Teachers          May 21    1970   Easton School Salary Board rejects teacher pay hike pleas.    Easton Express   p. 5

Schools - Teachers          May 22    1970   EASD teachers stage "sick out".                               Easton Express   p. 1 & p. 10
Schools - Teachers          May 23    1970   Easton Area School Board will seek injunction to nip new      Easton Express   p. 1 & p. 5
                                             sick-out.                                                                      illus.
Schools - Teachers          May 26    1970   Easton Area Education Association hopes dispute can be        Easton Express   p. 1
                                             resolved.
Schools - Teachers          May 28    1970   Easton schoolmen asked to review sick day policy.             Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Teachers          May 29    1970   Teachers explain goals.                                       Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Voc-Tech          April 3   1970   Photos of various educational classes at Northampton          Easton Express   p. 34 illus.
                                             County Voc-Tech School.
Schools - Voc-Tech              April 6    1970   Dedication exercises at Northampton County Vocational-       Easton Express   p. 34 illus.
                                                  Technical School.
Schools - Voc-Tech              Nov. 6     1970   Northampton County V-T school gets Freedom Shrine.           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Sher, Jack                      Jan. 26    1970   65th birthday honored at party at Hotel Easton --            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  Executive Director of Easton Jewish Community Center.

Split Rock Ledge                Aug. 24    1970   Split Rock Ledge (Lake Harmony) burned to ground.            Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Stroudsburg, Pa. - Centennial   June 3     1970   Celebrates Centennial 1870 - 1970 during June thru June      Easton Express   p. 23-27, illus
                                                  13, 1970.
Sunfish Pond                    April 7    1970   Designated as a landmark.                                    Easton Express   p. 1
Synagogues - B'nai Abraham      Aug. 29    1970   300 bid farewell to Rabbi Shargel at service at synagogue.   Easton Express   p. 5

Synagogues - B'nai Abraham      July 21    1970   Rabbi Norton D. Shargel accepts call to serve in Harrison,   Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                  N.Y.
Taylor, George                  July 3     1970   Article on signer of Declaration of Independence by          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  Express reporter.
Taylor, George - Home           Oct. 5     1970   House and its furnishings.                                   Easton Express   p. 14, illus
Taylor, George - Monument       April 20   1970   Taylor interred at monument.                                 Easton Express
Temples - Temple Covenant of    May23      1970   Temple honors fifty-year members.                            Easton Express   p. 5
Peace
Temples - Temple Covenant of    Nov. 30    1970   Temple Covenant of Peace dedicates the Kurt Menkel      Easton Express        p. 5
Peace                                             Memorial Garden on the Temple grounds. Sculpture was
                                                  constructed by Hans Rawinsky and was dedicated in 1963.
                                                  Mrs. Menkel was instrumental in building the synagogue.

Tennis                          June 23    1970   City's summer tennis program victim of neglect,              Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  disinterest.
Tennis                          June 25    1970   Two area communities (Wilson Borough and Phillipsburg)       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  off extensive programs.
Thanksgiving                    Nov. 27    1970   Thanksgiving Service at Temple Covenant of Peace             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  composed of Catholic, Jewish & Protestant clergymen.

Theaters - Boyd Theater         April 2    1970   Offered for sale.                                            Easton Express   p. 1
Theaters - Boyd Theater           March 5      1970   For sale as Philadelphia Bank moves to liquidate estate.      Easton Express   p. 1

Theaters - Guthsville Playhouse   May 27       1970   Guthsville Playhouse razed. Located 4 miles north of          Easton Argus     p. 5
                                                      Allentown on Route 309. Fire 2 weeks ago destroyed
                                                      building. It was in its 20th season.
Theaters - History                July 12      1970   Theaters of Easton (an account of their history) by Express   Easton Express   p. 12, illus
                                                      reporter James Shelly.
Theaters - History                July 16      1970   Theaters of Easton (an account of their history) by Express   Easton Express   p. 18, illus
                                                      reporter James Shelly.
Theaters - History                July 18      1970   Theaters of Easton (an account of their history) by Express   Easton Express   p. 13, illus
                                                      reporter James Shelly.
Theaters - State Theater          March 7      1970   State Theater damaged heavily by vandals.                     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Tollinger, William P.             Aug. 10      1970   Tollinger, William P. (Supt. Of Wilson Schools) Obit.         Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Toys                              Nov. 18      1970   Some of dangerous toys are found in area stores.              Easton Express   p. 1
Visiting Nurse Association        Nov. 17      1970   Easton City Council refuses to increase its aid to visiting   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      nurse.
Voorhees State Park               Oct. 26      1970   Voorhees State Park dedicates observatory.                    Easton Express   p. 8, illus
Walter, Francis E.                July 25      1970   Walter Dam on Lehigh River near White Haven dedicated.        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      Named in honor of U.S. Rep Francis E. Walter.

War - Vietnam War - Soldiers      October 27   1970   Woman pens letters to area soldiers in Vietnam. Irene         Easton Express   P. 1 Illus.
                                                      Prather, 122 S. 6th Street, Easton, PA. Wrote over 300
                                                      letters.
Warren County, New Jersey -     April 15       1970   Sayre City Furniture Store on Route 31 South of               Easton Express   p. 1
Fires                                                 Washington, N.J.
Wars - European War 1914-1918 - July 20        1970   Micheal Isaac, first Easton man, down for new army            Easton Express
Soldiers                                              (drafted) - List of those drafted.
Water                           Jan. 6         1970   Local reservoir losing water daily.                           Easton Express   p. 2
Weather - Snow                  March 30       1970   Heavy snow on Easter day, March 29, 1970.                     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Wedding                         July 11        1970   Hippie wedding at Riverside Park.                             Easton Express   p. 1, illus
WEEX                            June 17        1970   WEEX Appreciation Day.                                        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
When Irish Eyes are Smiling     March 17       1970   Written by Stroudsburg man, George Graff.                     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Williams Township - Education   Jan. 13        1970   Dr. Waltman sees discrimination by Williams Township          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      school board.
Williams Township - Fires      May 27     1970   Blaze in old dump sets off explosion                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Williams Township - History    April 13   1970   Former teacher to continue profile on history of township.    Easton Express   p. 15
                                                 Mrs. Ethel Helms.
Williams Township - Zoning     July 29    1970   Huge barn erected in Williams Township. 80x300 ft., will      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 house 300 milking cows.
Willow Park                    March 5    1970   Bethlehem Township officials urge to buy Willow Park.         Easton Express   p. 5

Willow Park (Bethlehem         March 10   1970   Residents debate buying Park for recreation area.             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Township)
Wilson Borough - Education -   April 7    1970   Construction of Middle School included in Wilson District's   Easton Express   p. 5
Middle School                                    long-range plans.
Wilson Borough - Fire Dept.    Aug. 6     1970   Fire Dept. adopts new siren.                                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Wilson Borough - Fire Dept.    June 9     1970   Buys new fire truck (1000 gallon pumper) at cost of           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 $27,600.
Wilson Borough - Jubilee       Feb. 2     1970   Start of 50th anniversary with June in January Dance.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Wilson Borough - Jubilee       Feb. 9     1970   2 songs accepted for its Golden Jubilee. "Golden Jubilee      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 March" by Red Mascara and Parke Frankenfield. "Golden
                                                 Jubilee Anniversary Song" by William Curnow.

Wilson Borough - Jubilee       June 1     1970   Jubilee launched with the alumni band concert.                Easton Express   p. 1
Wilson Borough - Jubilee       June 1     1970   Schedule of events for the week.                              Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Wilson Borough - Jubilee       June 8     1970   Jubilee ends with parade and dance.                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Wilson Borough - Jubilee       March 23   1970   Dance at gym for teenagers.                                   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Wilson Borough - Jubilee       March 6    1970   Wooden nickels issued for the 1970 Jubilee.                   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Wilson Borough - Jubilee       March 9    1970   King Family signed for Golden Jubilee Week, June 1 at         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Wilson High School.
Wilson Borough - Jubilee       May 11     1970   Wilson Borough Jubilee Queen is student nurse at Easton       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 Hospital -- Anise Estephan.
Wilson Borough - Jubilee       May 28     1970   Special Easton Express issue.                                 Easton Express   p. 17 & 24, illus

Wilson Borough - Jubilee       May 29     1970   Les Memoires, yearbook of Wilson High School, is        Easton Express         p. 30, illus
                                                 dedicated to Wilson Borough in honor of the community's
                                                 50th anniversary.
Wilson Borough - Streets         July 14    1970   Wilson Borough keeps Butler Street as a residential area.        Easton Express   p. 5

Wilson Borough School District   May 8      1970   Interim Committee members are named.                             Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Wilson Borough School District   Nov. 12    1970   Wilson Borough School District to purchase 35 acres from         Easton Express   p. 30
                                                   Children's Home for $140,000. To be site of middle school
                                                   for school district.
Wilson Borough School District   Nov. 23    1970   Wilson Area School District is divided into 3 regions, older     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   districts now abolished.
Wilson High School               Dec. 10    1970   Inscription placed over entrace way, "Enter to learn".           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   Suggest by the late William Tollinger.
Wilson High School - Students    May 11     1970   Students leave class, protest war.                               Easton Express   p. 5

Y.W.C.A.                         Jan. 13    1970   Description of former Simon home.                                Easton Express   p. 14, illus
Y.W.C.A.                         Jan. 14    1970   Description of former Simon home.                                Easton Express   p. 12, illus
Y.W.C.A.                         March 6    1970   Proposed annex to Y.W.C.A. Property next to Y to be              Easton Express   p. 32, illus
                                                   remodeled for additional quarters.
Y.W.C.A.                         Sept. 11   1970   Y.W.C.A. to run coffee house Saturday evening during             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   school year.
Youth Centers - ProJeCt          Oct. 30    1970   ProJeCt has new home at 46-48 South 2nd St.                      Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Aeronautics                      Dec. 1     1971   Civil Air Patrol marks 30th anniversary                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
American Legion                  Nov. 16    1971   Rice-Ebner Post of the American Legion, Auxiliary Unit No.       Easton Express   p. 19
                                                   588 celebrates 50th anniversary.
Amvets (Veteran's organization) Jan. 4      1971   Amvets Post to buy 115 year old Easton church building -         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Trinity United Methodist Church - at 682 Northampton
                                                   Street for $23,000. Congregation merged with First
                                                   Methodist Church.
Andretti, Mario                  Sept. 23   1971   Mario Andretti is one of the racing car drivers to exhibit his   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                   car to President Nixon on White House lawn.

Anthony, Susan B., II            Sept. 17   1971   Account of life of Susan B. Anthony, II and mention of her       Easton Express   p. 7, illus.
                                                   famous aunt.
Antiques                         Oct. 12    1971   Antique shop in Forks Township (in old firehouse) on             Easton Express   p. 13
                                                   Route 115 opened by Arnold Cohen. illus.
Armistice Day   Oct. 23    1971   Veterans to hold services at City Hall instead of Centre   Easton Express   p. 1
                                  Square. American Legion, Brown & Lynch Post No. 9 to
                                  hold ceremonies on Monday, the new day for
                                  observances.
Armistice Day   Oct. 26    1971   Armistice Day / Veterans Day observed this year on         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                  Monday, October 25th instead of usual November 11th.

Art - Fairs     Sept. 17   1971   Music to be featured in Centre Square during the art fair. Easton Express   p. 5
                                  Paul Schocker and 10-piece orchestra to play classical
                                  music from a from a bandstand in southeast corner of the
                                  square from noon until 2:00 p.m.

Art - Fairs     Sept. 17   1971   Music to be featured in Centre Square during the art fair. Easton Express   p. 38, illus.
                                  Paul Schocker and 10-piece orchestra to play classical                      (Advertisemen
                                  music from a from a bandstand in southeast corner of the                    t)
                                  square from noon until 2:00 p.m.

Art - Fairs     Sept. 18   1971   Music to be featured in Centre Square during the art fair. Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                  Paul Schocker and 10-piece orchestra to play classical
                                  music from a from a bandstand in southeast corner of the
                                  square from noon until 2:00 p.m.

Art - Fairs     Sept. 20   1971   Music to be featured in Centre Square during the art fair. Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                  Paul Schocker and 10-piece orchestra to play classical
                                  music from a from a bandstand in southeast corner of the
                                  square from noon until 2:00 p.m.

Asbury, NJ      Aug. 31    1971   Asbury, New Jersey celebrates 200 years. Brief history of Easton Express    p. 9, illus.
                                  town and churches.
Athletics       Sept. 4    1971   The Express and WEEX perpetuated memory of Brad           Easton Express    p.1, illus.
                                  Weaver and Ed Schedler witj athletic honors. Brad Weaver
                                  Trophy for wrestling and Ed Schedler for basketball.

Authors         May 27     1971   MJR Arthur - Phillipsburg author.                          Easton Express   p. 18, illus.
Automobiles - Antique            May 15         1971   Antonio Guerrero, Rolls-Royce fancier of Easton,           Easton Express   p. 1
                                                       R.D. #4, dies.
Automobiles - Clubs              Oct. 28        1971   Northampton County Motor Club to erect new building in     Easton Express   p. 29, illus.
                                                       Lower Nazareth Township.
Automobiles - Racing             Huh?           1971   Pocono 500 held Sunday, July 4th. Mark Donohue wins        Easton Express
                                                       with his Sunoco.
Automobiles - Racing             July 2         1971   Souvenir edition of Easton Express about Schaefer 500 at   Easton Express   p. 21-25, illus.
                                                       Pocono.
Automobiles - Racing             July 2         1971   Poconos braces for 100,000 racing buffs. Schaefer 500 at   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                       Pocono International Raceway.
Automobiles - Racing             June 28        1971   Schaefer 500 won by Mark Donohue. Bobby Unser was          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                       second and Al Unser was third.
Balloons                         May 3          1971   Forks Township has balloon ride for public, sponsored by   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                       realtors, Asher and Jacob Seip - balloon ascensions.

Bangor, PA - Churches            Nov. 6         1971   Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church to celebrate 93rd      Easton Express   p. 11, illus.
                                                       anniversary.
Bangor, PA - Cultural Center.    Oct. 2, 1971   1971   Municipal building renovated. A brief history of the       Easton Express   P. 30.
                                                       Bangor Cultural Center.
Beam, James.                     Sept. 21,      1971   Artist's painting wins in art show.                        Easton Express   pg. 5, illus.
                                 1971.
Beauty Contest                   April 26       1971   Bangor girl (Betsy A. Jones) named Miss Lehigh Valley.     Easton Express   p. 1, illus.

Beltzville Dam                   Sept. 18,      1971   Beltzville Dam is dedicated. Project is located near       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                 1971.                 Lehighton. Covered bridge (Buck Bridge) was moved to
                                                       Pine Run Cove.
Berman, Mr. and Mrs. Philip I.   March 3,      1971    Gave nursing residence at the Hadassah - Hebrew            Easton Express   P. 2, illus.
                                 1971                  University - Medical Center in Jerusalem.
Bethlehem, PA - History          Oct. 27, 1971 1971    Old Bethlehem Water Works, built in 1762, becomes 24th     Easton Express   p. 2
                                                       National Civil Engineering Landmark.
Blood Center                     Aug. 21        1971   The new Samuel Miller Memorial Blood                       Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                       Bank is called inferior by a county labor group.
Blood Center                 Sept. 10   1971   The Samuel W. Miller Blood Center, located adjacent to         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                               Muhlenberg Medical Center is named in honor of the
                                               publisher of the Allentown Call- Chronical newspapers.

Bond, Julian                 May 8      1971   Speaks at Lafayette College                                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bowling                      Aug. 9     1971   Duane Jones of 1 Wildon Drive (Palmer fireman) accused         Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                               of setting the fire at Bar-Don Bowling Lanes on Aug. 8.

Bridges, Covered             June 1     1971   Solt's Mill Bridge across Hokendauqua Creek near               Easton Express   p. 19, illus.
                                               Kreidersville the last of the covered bridges for
                                               Northampton County.
Buddhists                    Dec. 20    1971   Account of activities of Zen Buddhism temple in Williams       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                               Township.
Buddhists                    Sept. 3    1971   Account of activities of Zen Buddhism temple in Williams       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                               Township.
Bus Transportation           Dec. 23    1971   2-county authority proposed to operate Valley Transit Co.      Easton Express   p. 5

Bus Transportation           Dec. 23    1971   Northampton and Lehigh Transit Authority urged to              Easton Express   p. 5
                                               combat bus transportation problems
Bus Transportation           Dec. 9     1971   Northampton and Lehigh Transit Authority urged to              Easton Express   p. 5
                                               combat bus transportation problems
Bus Transportation           May 29     1971   Trans-bridge lines begin final run to Washington, NJ. To be    Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
                                               discontinued as of May 30, 1971.
Bus Transportation - Fares   Oct. 28    1971   Lehigh Valley Transit Co. plans bus fare increase of 5 cents   Easton Express   p. 1

Bus Transportation - Fares   Oct. 29    1971   Lehigh Valley Transit Co. plans bus fare inccrease of 5 cents Easton Express    p. 5

Bushkill Creek               Aug. 10    1971   Volunteers put gabions together                                Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bushkill Creek               July 26    1971   Volunteers put gabions together                                Easton Express   p. 5
Bushkill Park                March 18   1971   Owner Mrs. Mabel B. Long refuses to allonw long-haired         Easton Express   p. 1
                                               boys to skate on skating rink. Parents of 3 boys object.
Business - 1970              Feb. 3         1971   Easton Sales Team to be more active in 1971 says L.           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Anderson Daub. More businesses and industries to be
                                                   enticed to Easton.
Business - 1970              March 25       1971   Easton Area Sales Team sells Easton to U. S. biggest fines,   Easton Express   p. 18
                                                   urges businesses to come to Easton. illus.
Business - Antiques          Oct. 12        1971   Antique shop in Forks Township (in old firehouse) on          Easton Express   p. 13, illus.
                                                   Route 115 opened by Arnold Cohen.
Business - Banks             Dec. 11        1971   Valley Federal Savings and Loan Association new bank          Easton Express   p. 16 & 18
                                                   building hailed as big spark for renewal for Easton.

Business - Banks             Dec. 7         1971   Valley Federal Savings and Loan Association new bank          Easton Express   p. 5 & 12 illus.
                                                   building hailed as big spark for renewal for Easton.

Business - Banks             Feb. 5         1971   Northampton National Bank. Jacob B. Herman retires.           Easton Express   p. 18 illus.
                                                   Other employees honored.
Business - Banks             Jan. 20        1971   New Valley Federal Savings and Loan Association building      Easton Express   p. 32 illus.
                                                   under construction at 3rd & Spring Garden, installed last
                                                   steel beam, flag placed on top.
Business - Banks             Nov. 10        1971   Fairview Savings & Loan Association, located at 1843          Easton Express   p. 14 illus.
                                                   Northampton St. celebrates 50 years growth.
Business - Banks             Nov. 22        1971   Valley Federal Savings and Loan Association new bank          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                   building hailed as big spark for renewal for Easton.

Business - Bookstores        June 29        1971   Robert Messinger and his Book Barn at Tatamy. Books           Easton Express   p. 22 illus.
                                                   Americana.
Business - Breweries         July 15 & 16   1971   Bushkill Brewery at 7th & Spring Garden leveled by fire.      Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                   Was to be razed for a public housing project.
Business - Breweries         Oct. 1         1971   Bushkill Brewery located at Locust and Spring Garden          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                   Streets is being demolished to make way for a 48-unit
                                                   housing project for the elderly.
Business - Cameron Pump      Feb. 27        1971   Cameron Inc., Warren Pipe Division. An account of the         Easton Express   p. 36
                                                   plant.
Business - Cement Industry   Jan. 29        1971   Alpha Portland Cement Co. to merge with New York firm:        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   Kimco Corporation.
Business - Chromium Plating    Dec. 9     1971   Easton Chromium Plating Company, located on South         Easton Express     p. 36
                                                 Delaware River Drive burglarized. 40 nickel ingots worth
                                                 $4,000 stolen.
Business - Department Stores   March 19   1971   Hess Brothers department store opens first suburban store Easton Express     p. 26 illus.
                                                 at the Westgate Shopping Center, Bethlehem.

Business - Department Stores   Oct. 6     1971   Hess Brothers to build Palmer Township Mall. 35-40 unit Easton Express       p. 1 illus.
                                                 shopping mall at Nazareth Road and Park Avenue. Located
                                                 on the farm of John Raub. To cover 300,000 sq.ft. and
                                                 parking for 2,000 cars.
Business - Food Stores         Feb. 27    1971   Mohican Store - one of the last of the chain to exist.  Easton Express       p. 28
Business - Food Stores         Jan. 11    1971   Acme Marcket in Centre Square will close store on       Easton Express       p. 1
                                                 Saturday, Jan. 16. Was located in Square for 30 years.

Business - Food Stores         Jan. 12    1971   Acme Market in Centre Square will close store on           Easton Express    p. 5
                                                 Saturday, Jan. 16. Was located in Square for 30 years.

Business - Food Stores         July 30    1971   Shop-Rite food store to locate at Greenwood Avenue and     Easton Express    p. 1
                                                 William Penn Highway in Palmer Township.

Business - Food Stores         March 1    1971   Food stores strike in Easton -Phillipsburg area.           Easton Express    p. 1
Business - Food Stores         Nov. 27    1971   Food Lane chain marks 25th year history of the company.    Easton Express    p. 26

Business - Food Stores         Oct. 16    1971   Nick Ajhar, former resident of Easton now operates a chain- Easton Express   p. 19 illus.
                                                 pricing service thru several states.
Business - Freight Lines       Aug. 13    1971   Frick Transfer Inc. Moves to new quarters on Bushkill       Easton Express   p. 22 illus.
                                                 Drive.
Business - Freight Lines       Jan. 2     1971   Frick Moving Company to open office in Hackettstown, N.J. Easton Express     p. 21

Business - Funeral Homes       June 29    1971   Finegan Funeral Home. History of the John T. Finegan       Easton Express    p. 18
                                                 Home.
Business - Hardware Stores     Nov. 1     1971   Bennet, John D., Sr. Owner of H.H. Bennet Hardware         Easton Express    p. 1
                                                 Company. Brief history of the business. Obituary.
Business - Home Furnishings        June 25    1971   Piscitello Home Center. Grand opening located at 2300         Easton Express   p. 22 illus.
                                                     Wood Ave.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   April 20   1971   Franklin House. Address of the location of hotel is           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     speculated South side of Northamton, just west of 4th St.
                                                     422-428 or 418, 420, 422 ot 426.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Feb. 20    1971   Winters' Restaurant. New restaurant opened on Rt. 611,        Easton Express   p. 19 illus.
                                                     south of Raubsville.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Feb. 22    1971   Winters' Restaurant. New restaurant opened on Rt. 611,        Easton Express   p. 20 illus.
                                                     south of Raubsville.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   July 21    1971   Circlon Restaurant, located in Centre Square, established     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     in 1936 to close and be sold.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   July 26    1971   Circlon Restaurant located in Center Square, established in   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     1936 to close and be sold.
Business - Ingersoll-Rand          May 10     1971   To mark start of new century, to hold open house.             Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Insurance               Sept. 24   1971   Equitable Life Assurance Society to build 50,000 square       Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                     foot office on West Lafayette Street and Bushkill Drive.

Business - Iron Industry           Oct. 2     1971   Easton Metal Powder Co., Inc. to close - located at 900       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Line St. Division of Mannesmann Pipe & Steel Co. of
                                                     Germany. Produced iron powder for automotive
                                                     mechanics and appliance parts.
Business - Lawyers                 Jan. 2     1971   Fackenthal, Teel & Stettz to join Nazareth law firm of        Easton Express   p. 21
                                                     Shimer & Shimer & offices of John D. DiGiacomo. Will
                                                     practice under name of Fackenthal, Teel & Stettz.

Business - Liquor                  June 17    1971   Liquor Store (100 Northampton St.) is a self-service store    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Business - Liquor                  Oct. 18    1971   Bartender school to be opened at 502 Northampton St. by Easton Express         p. 5
                                                     Richard Frey and Robert Richline. To be called Richline
                                                     School of Bartending. 6 weeks course for bartenders; 4
                                                     weeks course for waitresses.
Business - Martin Guitar Co.       April 12   1971   Sales, marketing executives to honor C. Frederick Martin Easton Express        p. 5
Business - Monoplanes           Feb. 11    1971   Monoplane shop goes out of business due to purchase of        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                  Boyd estate by Easton Parking Associates

Business - Office Equipment &   July 1     1971   Treher-Montague Inc. established from Treher Inc.             Easton Express   p. 24
Supplies
Business - Office Equipment &   June 26    1971   A. Fred Treher and wife Evelyn to retire from Treher-         Easton Express   p. 19, illus.
Supplies                                          Montague Inc. Account of firm's history.
Business - Paper Industry       Feb. 27    1971   Account of Riegel Paper Corp.                                 Easton Express   p. 41, 57
Business - Paper Industry       Feb. 27    1971   American Association of Newspaper (ANPA) - account of         Easton Express   p. 48
                                                  the firm
Business - Paper Industry       June 10    1971   Riegel Paper Corp. to merge with Southwest Forest             Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  Industries, Phoenix, AZ. Account of company.
Business - Pfizer & Co.         July 26    1971   Develops a form of graphite at the Easton plant               Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Business - Pfizer & Co.         May 13     1971   Installs anti-pollution device                                Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
Business - Printing             Oct. 22    1971   Easton Printing Company acquires Rosa Hill Lithographers      Easton Express   p. 23
                                                  of New York City.
Business - Radio Shack          Sept. 17   1971   Radio Shack, a new radio retail store, opened at 321          Easton Express   p. 22, illus.
                                                  Northampton St.
Business - Riegel Paper Co.     Aug. 13    1971   Riegel Paper Corp. merges with Federal Paper Board Co.        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  Inc., Montvale, NJ
Business - Roofing Trade        Feb. 27    1971   Account of the Henry C. Schultz & Sons company. Founder       Easton Express   p. 47
                                                  sold stoves; in 1910 grandson began sheet metal shop.
                                                  Now in sheet metal, roofing, heating, and air conditioning.

Business - Shopping Malls       Aug. 20    1971   25th Street Shopping Center purchased by Seip Brothers        Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                  for $2 million. To add a mini mall for $3.5 million

Business - Shopping Malls       Oct. 20    1971   Hillcrest Shopping mall celebrates 8th year.                  Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Sports               Oct. 28    1971   Grube & Betts Easton sporting goods store goes out of         Easton Express   p. 18 & 42,
                                                  business because its building at 25-29 South 3rd St. is to be                  illus.
                                                  taken as part of the site for Easton's proposed parking
                                                  garage.
Business - Taylor-Wharton Co.   Jan. 25    1971   Taylor-Wharton plant at High Bridge to be sold                Easton Express   p. 1
Business - Taylor-Wharton Co.       March 10   1971   Taylor-Wharton plant at High Bridge to be sold              Easton Express   p. 1

Business - Toy Industry             Aug. 31    1971   Transogram Co. building sold at auction for $250,000. Firm Easton Express    p. 1
                                                      closed in Dec. 1970.
Business - Toy Industry             May 25     1971   Toy show at Zippel Wholesale Toy Co. warehouse in          Easton Express    p. 18, illus.
                                                      Phillipsburg for dealers from US major stores
Business - Travel Agencies          April 26   1971   Morris Hill Travel Agency moves to new location at N.      Easton Express    p. 24, illus.
                                                      Third and Spring Garden Sts. History of the agency.

Business - Victor Balata Belting    Jan. 18    1971   Victor Balata & Textile marks 60th anniversary              Easton Express   p. 18, illus.
Co.
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical   Feb. 27    1971   Plant takes steps to protect environment.                   Easton Express   p. 37
Company
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical   June 9     1971   J. T. Baker Co. may develop Israel's new test for cancer.   Easton Express   p. 1
Company
Camp Moll                           Aug. 13    1971   A day camp for retarded children from Lehigh,               Easton Express   p. 15 illus
                                                      Northhampton, Monore to be come a project of the
                                                      Easton Jaycees. Camp located in Upper Mt. Bethel
                                                      Township & serves 100 children.
Canal Museum                        Jan. 17    1971   Hugh Moore Parkway.                                         Easton Express   p. 2 illus
                                                      Oil painting by Henry Monsam of Connecticut donated to
                                                      canal museum.
Canal Museum                        June 3     1971   C. P. Yonder of Nazareth donates his painting of a bridge   Easton Express   p. 28 illus
                                                      over the Delaware Canal. Canal spurs retiree to new
                                                      career.
Candle (Centre Square)              Nov. 6     1971   Volunteers from Local 239 United Brotherhood of             Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                      carpenters & joiners erect candle.
Canoeing                            April 16   1971   Allentown man(Fritz Sprangel) plans big trip from Key       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                      West, FL, to Los Angelos via Panama Canal--all by canoe

Canoeing                            June 11    1971   Valley canoeist Fritz Sprangel and other Americans were     Easton Express
                                                      convicted of violating Cuban waters by the Cuban
                                                      revolutionary tribunals
Canoeing                        June 12    1971   Valley canoeist Fritz Sprangel and other Americans were      Easton Express
                                                  convicted of violating Cuban waters by the Cuban
                                                  revolutionary tribunals.
Canoeing                        June 15    1971   Valey canoeist Fritz Sprangel and other Americans were       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  convicted of violating Cuban waters by the Cuban
                                                  revolutionary tribunals.
Canoeing                        June 2     1971   Canoeist Fritz Sprangel lands off course in Cuba on way to   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  Yucatan Peninsula
Canoeing                        June 25    1971   Valley canoeist Fritz Sprangel and other Americans were      Easton Express
                                                  convicted of violating Cuban waters by the Cuban
                                                  revolutionary tribunals.
Canoeing                        June 30    1971   Valey canoeist Fritz Sprangel and other Americans were       Easton Express
                                                  convicted of violating Cuban waters by the Cuban
                                                  revolutionary tribunals.
Cemeteries                      Aug. 17    1971   St. Joseph's Cemetery (Davis & West Madison Streets) has     Easton Express   p. 16, illus.
                                                  160 stones damaged.
Census                          Feb. 2     1971   Population of Easton drops 5.3% final census shows. List     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  for Northampton County given.
Chamber of Commerce, Easton     March 10   1971   To distribute brochure in Easton. Adopts consumer code of    Easton Express   p. 2
                                                  ethics.
Churches - African Methodist    Feb. 22    1971   Union African Methodist Episcopal Church, 927 Berwick St.    Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Churches - African Methodist    Jan. 23    1971   Martin Luther King series to begin at Union A.M.E. Church. Easton Express     p. 11

Churches - Baptist              May 3      1971   Youths renovate Secon Baptist Church at 40 South 6th St.     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.

Churches - Lutheran - Arndt's   Sept. 30   1971   Arndt's Church (Lutheran) and Forks United Church            Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                  (Reformed) which have used the same building for 150
                                                  years (located on Arndt's Road near Bushkill Drive) are to
                                                  separate. After a 6 year study, it was voted to dissolve the
                                                  union. Brief history of the Ch
Churches - Lutheran - Faith     May 18     1971   Christian Day School to close. Enrollment is 34. Reason is Easton Express     p. 5
Lutheran                                          decreasing enrollment and high costs.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Mark's   Sept. 9   1971   St. Mark's Lutheran Church has new home on William           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                    Penn Highway in Bethlehem Township.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   Nov. 12   1971   Baby care centers open. One at St. Paul's Lutheran Church,   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    610 Berwick St., the other at Salvation Army Headquarters,
                                                    214 Spring Carden St.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   Nov. 16   1971   Baby care centers open. One at St. Paul's Lutheran Church,   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                    610 Berwick Street, the other at Salvation Army
                                                    Headquarters, 214 Spring Garden St.
Churches - Methodist               Feb. 22   1971   Trinity United Methodist Church pastor Rev. Gordon           Easton Express   p. 13, illus.
                                                    Oswald honored at retirement
Churches - Methodist               Jan. 4    1971   Trinity United Methodist Church merges with First United     Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    Methodist Church. Church merger service held.

Churches - Methodist               Nov. 15   1971   First United Methodist Church and Trinity Evangelical        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    United Brethren Church merged in 1969. Items presented
                                                    for cornerstone.
Churches - Nazarene                Feb. 2    1971   Day care center started at Church of the Nazarene, 12th &    Easton Express   p. 12, illus.
                                                    Spring Garden St.
Churches - Presbyterian            Dec. 4    1971   South Presbyterian Church (Valley and Wilkes-Barre St.) to   Easton Express   illus.
                                                    celebrate 90th anniversary of its charter on Dec. 5, 1971.
                                                    History of church given.
Churches - Reformed                July 6    1971   Spire of historic First Reformed Church is shaky. Spire is   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    deteriorating. Appeal for funds. Up to $6,000 needed.

Churches - Reformed                Oct. 25   1971   Memorial United Church of Christ in Wilson honors Mrs.       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    Howard Kutz, organist for 39 years
Churches - Reformed                Oct. 30   1971   First Reformed Church to honor forebearors on                Easton Express   p. 12
                                                    Forefathers Sunday Oct. 31
Churches - Reformed                Oct. 9    1971   Steeple of First Reformed Church being renovated             Easton Express   illus.
Churches - St. Anthony's           Aug. 16   1971   St. Anthony's Church dedicates a new Magnebell tape          Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                    player which will automatically play carillon and bell
                                                    ringing selections. Given by the devotees of St. Lucy.
Clubs - Easton Coalition Council   April 5      1971   Dissolves year after it started. The council was formed to      Easton Express   P. 5
                                                       bring together all area citizens, especially young people, to
                                                       aid in the solution of those common problems facing the
                                                       Easton area.
Clubs - Sertoma                    Jan. 27      1971   Awards "Service to Mankind" to Mrs. Eleanor Wise                Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
Clubs -Sertoma                     Jan. 25      1971   Awards "Service to Mankind" to Mrs. Eleanor Wise                Easton Express   P. 5
Colleges                           Aug. 3       1971   Allentown College of St. Francis de Sales reports $250,000      Easton Express   p. 13
                                                       flood loss due to Sunday's flood.
Columbus Day                       October 11   1971   Festivities                                                     Easton Express   P. 5
Community Art League               Dec. 13      1971   Community Art League offers experimental program;               Easton Express   p. 28, illus.
                                                       musical ensemble played baroque and contemporary
                                                       music while artists painted.
Community Art League               Jan. 11      1971   Art League moves to new location on N. 5th Street, former       Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                       Greek Church.
Community Art League               Jan. 4       1971   Easton Publishing Company donates 7 houses to houses on         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                       North 5th Street to Art League.
Community Art League               Oct. 22      1971   Community Art League presents first arts symposium.             Easton Express   p. 13

Como, Perry                        July 7       1971   Best man in Allentown wedding                                   Easton Express   P. 5
Crime - Drugs                      April 1      1971   Easton Area Drug Commission to conduct telephone                Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                       service for persons seeking help or information about drug
                                                       related problems.
Crime - Drugs                      Feb. 18      1971   Easton drug unit to incorporate.                                Easton Express   p. 5
Crime - Drugs                      Feb. 4       1971   Group of Eastonians vow to establish Easton Drug                Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                       Commission.
Crime - Drugs                      Jan. 15      1971   YWCA to start discussion group on drug problem in area.         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       Effort planned to help youths using drugs.
Crime - Drugs                      Jan. 23      1971   Drug group to counsel Juvenile Home inmates.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Crime - Drugs                      July 15      1971   Northampton County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Commission            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       to plan a program of action.
Crime - Drugs                      June 21      1971   ProJeCt aids drug center. Easton Area Drug Commission           Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                       receives $500.00 donation from ProJeCt to finance Drop-In
                                                       Center at 46 North 3rd Street.
Crime - Drugs                March 24   1971   Drug program to be held in Riverside Park.                   Easton Express   p. 5
Crime - Drugs                March 27   1971   Temporary drug tent goes up at Riverside Park. Volunteers    Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
                                               to dispense information on drugs.
Crime - Drugs                Oct. 21    1971   Palmer Township supervisors distribute 3,500 booklets on     Easton Express   p. 5
                                               drug abuse.
Crime - Drugs                Oct. 22    1971   Drug debate in Easton Area High School sponsored by          Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
                                               Easton Junior Women's Club.
Crime - Drugs                Oct. 8     1971   Drugs plague the city of Easton. Dr. Robert Stein,           Easton Express   p. 5
                                               chairman of the Easton Area Drug Abuse Commission says
                                               the problem is getting worse.
Crime - Executions           Feb. 1     1971   Executions in Northampton County.                            Easton Express   p. 5
Department Stores            May 26     1971   Falk's Department Store, Forks Township: Reprocesses         Easton Express   p. 12
                                               waste paper and cardboard into bales with a hydraulic
                                               baling press. Aids pollution.
Dissly Systems Corp.         Feb. 27    1971   Advanced computer research. An account of the industry.      Easton Express   p. 30

Dixie Cup Co.                May 17     1971   Obituary of Arthur Lillicrapp, Dixie Cup official.           Easton Express   p. 28
Doctors                      Jan. 12    1971   Obituary of Dr. Clarence D. Hummel, doctor in Wilson         Easton Express   p. 1
                                               Borough for 52 years.
Doctors                      Nov. 4     1971   Obituary of Dr. Kenneth Stewart Kuhn, physician.             Easton Express   p. 32
Doctors                      Nov. 8     1971   Obituary for Dr. George Homer Bloom, physician.              Easton Express   p. 1
Drake Building               Oct. 13    1971   To be torn down for redevelopment                            Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Drop-in Centers              Aug. 4     1971   Drop-in counseling center at 44 N. 3rd St. to be closed if   Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                               funds are not provided.
Drop-in Centers              Aug. 5     1971   Drop-in counseling center at 44 N. 3rd St. to be closed if   Easton Express   p. 5
                                               funds are not provided
Early, D. Miller             April 29   1971   Former chief burgess of Wilson Borough, Mr. & Mrs. Early     Easton Express   p. 1
                                               originators of the 1800 block of Fairview Avenue 4th of
                                               July celebrations. Obituary.
East Branch Dam              April 10   1971   117 acre newest lake for Northampton County. Completed       Easton Express   p. 26, illus
                                               by Pa. Fish Commission - cost $635,173. It was swampy
                                               area east of North Bangor.
Easton Area Public Library   Oct.4      1971   Friends of the library association started.                  Easton Express   P. 5
Easton Express - Special Features July 31      1971   Starts new daily feature: "Good Day."                        Easton Express   p. 1

Easton Express - Special Features July 9       1971   Starts new feature column for its readers: "Express          Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      Yourself."
Easton Hospital - Blood             Oct. 23    1971   All set to join blood plan of the Miller Memorial Blood      Easton Express   p. 32
                                                      Center in Bethlehem.
Easton Hospital - Meals on        March 27     1971   To help invalids to homebound residents, corporation with    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Wheels                                                Easton Hospital.
Easton Hospital - Mental Patients Sept. 3      1971   To open a Halfway House to help mental patients prepare      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      for their return to community life.
Easton Hospital - Rehabilitation    Nov. 18    1971   New rehabilitation wing is a team effort.Now in operation.   Easton Express   p. 42 illis
Dept.
Easton Hospital -t elevision        April 10   1971   Television for entertainment as well as nurse-patient        Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                      communication.
Easton Neighborhood Centers         Dec. 4     1971   Easton Neighborhood Centers offers education funds for       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      needy students.
Easton Public Library              Dec. 2      1971   Friends of the library association started                   Easton Express   P. 5 Illus
Easton, City of - Council meetings July 6      1971   Flag salute added to opening of all city council meetings.   Easton Express   p. 12

Easton, City of - Description       Dec. 27    1971   Lafayette graduate discovers Easton after 4 years. Brief Easton Express
                                                      description of Easton through his eyes
Easton, City of - Fire Department - Jan. 7     1971   College Hill firehouse to be demolished. New one erected Easton Express       p. 5, illus.
Stations - College Hill                               on old site.

Easton, City of - Fire Department - March 2    1971   Sketch of College Hill firehouse by Moore and Yeager. To     Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Stations - College Hill                               cost $80,000

Easton, City of - Government        Dec. 3     1971   PA Economy League proposes three city departments in         Easton Express   p. 24
                                                      Easton's new strong mayor government: Administration,
                                                      Public Services, Public Safety
Easton, City of - Government       Dec. 4     1971   PA Economy League proposes three city departments in          Easton Express   p. 2 (chart
                                                     Easton's new strong mayor government: Administration,                          shown)
                                                     Public Services, Public Safety

Easton, City of - Mayors           Oct. 27    1971   Ashton-Snyder debate is quiet                                 Easton Express   p. 5
Easton, City of - Police Dept.     Feb. 6     1971   City police department is honored for service                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Easton, City of - Police Dept.     July 2     1971   Eastonians are invited to ride the police prowl cars          Easton Express   p. 1
Easton, City of - Police Dept.     Oct. 22    1971   Police Department to add 3 more dogs to K-9 Corps.            Easton Express   p. 5
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   April 20   1971   Police disperse youths with dogs at 428 Davis St.             Easton Express   p. 5
Dogs
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   April 28   1971   Police dogs housing an issue                                  Easton Express   p. 5
Dogs
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   March 26   1971   Police use of dogs criticized by African-American residents Easton Express     p. 1
Dogs
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   Nov. 6     1971   Patrolman Edwin J. Budd's allergy ends his work with the      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Employees                                            canine corps
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   Aug. 9     1971   Easton Police Department encourages the public to see         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Law enforcement                                      how the city's law enforcement works by watching
                                                     operations at station house and riding in patrol cars

Easton, City of - Police Dept. - Dec. 9       1971   Police department plans permanent night beat as of Jan. 3,    Easton Express   p. 5
Law enforcement                                      1972. From midnight to 8 am.
Easton, City of - Population     Feb. 2       1971   Easton population drops 5.3% in 1970 census                   Easton Express   p. 5
Easton, City of - Redevelopment April 22      1971   Riverside Drive renewal project developers Jack W.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     Chartiers and his father Charles S. Chartiers fare eager to
                                                     begin
Easton, City of - Redevelopment Feb. 3        1971   Centre Square redevelopment project defeated but              Easton Express   p. 2
                                                     reverse action is expected at a later council meeting

Easton, City of - Redevelopment Jan. 27       1971   Riverside Drive demolition on 100 block of Northampton        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     St.
Easton, City of - Traffic    Oct. 14    1971   Traffic flow study launched in Easton. Traffic Operation     Easton Express   p. 16
                                               Program to Improve Capacity and Safety (TOPICS) started
                                               by Sanders and Thomas, a Pottstown consulting firm,
                                               costing $58,000.
Easton, West                 Oct. 11    1971   Ukrainian Church - Holy Ghost Byzantine Rite in West         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                               Easton. Rectory blessed. 50th anniversary of the church

Education - Curriculum       Oct. 13    1971   Easton Area High School established minorities culture       Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                               room to house Schomburg collection.
Education - Building Plans   Jan. 20    1971   Easton school officials plan to fight rigid Pa. building     Easton Express   p. 5
                                               regulations.
Education - Civil Rights     Feb. 11    1971   PA official to meet with Ad Hoc group of Easton Area         Easton Express   p. 5
                                               School District.
Education - Civil Rights     Feb. 26    1971   Easton Area School District Ad Hoc group urges expulsion     Easton Express   p. 5
                                               moratorium.
Education - Civil Rights     Feb. 3     1971   Easton Area School District Ad Hoc group will stay intact    Easton Express   p. 5
                                               despite a lack of progress.
Education - Civil Rights     Jan. 12    1971   Large group backs Spaziani; others oppose school action.     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                               PIC deplores treatment at meeting.
Education - Civil Rights     Jan. 13    1971   PIC : Open letter on EAHS unrest.                            Easton Express   p. 7
Education - Civil Rights     Jan. 22    1971   Easton Area School Board: Feeling of frustration marks Ad    Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                               Hoc committee meet.
Education - Civil Rights     Jan. 23    1971   Easton Area School District: Mrs. Ketchen resigns her seat   Easton Express   p. 5
                                               on Ad Hoc committee.
Education - Civil Rights     Jan. 5     1971   Eason Area School Board: Black students burst into a         Easton Express   p. 5
                                               closed session meeting. Put out by police.
Education - Civil Rights     Jan. 9     1971   Easton Area School Board appointed an Ad Hoc committee       Easton Express   p. 5
                                               to study EAHS unrest.
Education - Civil Rights     March 11   1971   Easton Area School District : New pupil - teacher            Easton Express   p. 1
                                               committee to replace Ad Hoc committee.
Education - Civil Rights     March 9    1971   Easton Area School District rejects Ad Hoc unit proposals.   Easton Express   p. 5
Education - Civil Rights          May20, May   1971   EAHS students conduct interview with Easton Express            Easton Express   p. 1 illus. Part
                                  21, May 22          reporter - 8 pupils (black and white) participated.                             1
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Education - Curriculum            June 15      1971   Easton Area School District. Tight budget cancels summer       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      school and winter adult classes.
Education - Football              Oct. 12      1971   Easton Area School pupils urge night games.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Education - Head Start            June 28      1971   Head Start parents present plaque to Mrs. Jeanne Heberle,      Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                      director for her years of service. Resigns as she is leaving
                                                      area.
Education - Head Start            Oct. 5       1971   Head Start Classes begin.                                      Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Education - Honorees (EHS Day)    April 26     1971   Dr. John Harvey Updegrove to be honored on EAHS Day on         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                      April 30.
Education - Middle School         March 23     1971   Easton Area School District plans for 2 middle schools.        Easton Express   p. 1

Education - Middle School         May 25       1971   The Easton Area School Board authorized the Joint School Easton Express         p. 5
                                                      authority to buy a site in Palmer Township for a middle
                                                      school.
Education - Moravian College      May 24       1971   Moravian College dedicates new $4.1 million hall of      Easton Express         p. 4, illus.
                                                      science.
Education - Moravian Seminary May 3            1971   Alumnae celebrate last seminary homecoming.              Easton Express         p. 16 illus.
for Girls
Education - Nazareth Hall Military Oct. 8      1971   Gymnasium of the academy to be demolished, built in         Easton Express      p. 13 illus.
Academy                                               1840.
Education - Northampton            Oct. 23     1971   Students who face disciplinary action for lowering the U.S. Easton Express      p. 1
Coounty Area Community                                flag to half-mast during moratorium on Vietnam have
College                                               selected their own form of discipline.

Education - Northampton County Feb. 25         1971   School unit consisting of Northampton, Monroe and Pike         Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                      counties chose the name Colonial Northampton
                                                      Intermediate Unit No. 20
Education - Northampton County April 2          1971   NCACC to offer courses for the elderly.                     Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County April 2          1971   Seven new buildings costing about $1 million each are to    Easton Express   p. 1
Area Community College                                 be added to campus by 1981.

Education - Northampton County Feb. 5           1971   Faculty changes method of negotiating salaries.             Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Oct. 14          1971   Vets honor war dead. Flag lowered to half - mast.           Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Oct. 19          1971   28 students face charges in lowering flag during a recent   Easton Express   p. 1
Area Community College                                 moratorium.

Eichlin                           Dec. 27       1971   Eichlin, Dr. Edwin E. Sr., Easton optometrist. Obituary.    Easton Express   p. 14

Electric Lighting                 Dec. 23       1971   Metropolitan Edison Company buys 400 acres for $1 1/4       Easton Express   p. 19
                                                       million in upper Mt. Bethel Township.
Electric Lighting                 Sept. 30      1971   Jersey Central Power & Light Co. will build $57 million     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                       generating station north of Gilbert Station in Holland
                                                       Township.
Emergency Squad                   Oct. 19, 21   1971   Suburban Rescue Squad defends role on restricting women     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       volunteers to wives of squad members.
Emergency Squad                   Oct. 29       1971   Suburban Rescue Squad receives new ambulance.               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Farming                           Sept. 28      1971   Fewer farms, but bigger. Report by Samuel D. Lewis,         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       County agent.
Feinsilver, Mrs. Lillian Mermin   March 1       1971   Local author and wife of Rabbi.                             Easton Express   p. 12, illus

Flags                             June 14       1971   Replica of Easton flag made by Junior Troop 357 Girl     Easton Express      p. 1, illus
                                                       Scouts presented by flag to Mayor Ashton. Girls had made
                                                       flag.
Floods - 1971                     June 14       1971   Sale of flood insurance in Easton is approved.           Easton Express      p. 15
Football - Thanksgiving Day     Nov. 29         1971   Phillipsburg & Easton game played on Saturday Nov. 27          Easton Express   p. 1
Game                                                   instead of Thanksgiving Day due to heavy snow.

Forks Township - Floods         Aug. 20         1971   Forks Township abandons Flood Zoning Plan.                  Easton Express      p. 5
Forks Township - Municipal      Aug. 6, Sept.   1971   New municipal building on Route 115 is finished. Facilities Easton Express      p. 5, illus
Authority                       23                     provide for fire, Police, recreation, municipal and sewer
                                                       authorities and a general meeting room.

Forks Township - Sewerage       Feb. 23         1971   Residents object to legal fees involved in paying sewage       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       line costs.
Forks Township - Sewerage       March 12        1971   Sewer authority takes blame for fee hassle.                    Easton Express   p. 5
Forks Township - Sewerage       March 24        1971   Forks Township sewerage to cost taxpayers an additional        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       $40 legal change.
Forks Township - Youth Center   Oct. 20         1971   Dedication of youth center in municipal building - To be in    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       memory of Brad Weaver.
Forks Township - Youth Center   Oct. 8, 23      1971   Dedication of youth center in municipal building - To be in    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       memory of Brad Weaver.
Fortune Tellers                 Jan. 18         1971   A list of names and their activities. No-No's for fortune      Easton Express   p. 12
                                                       tellers.
Fourth of July                  July 6          1971   Soap box derby and fireworks brightedn 4th of July             Easton Express   p. 2, illus
                                                       weekend.
Germans in Pa. - Art            April 17        1971   Art work of Easton Bible artist is discovered in New York at   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Goldworm                        May 29          1971   Lehigh County Court judge bans Kenneth Goldworm form           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       courtroom because of his long hair.
Gracedale - Description         Jan. 25         1971   Model for new addition is shown to county                      Easton Express   p. 18, illus
                                                       commissioners.
Gracedale (County Home)         Feb. 27         1971   Gracedale facilities to increase 50%.                          Easton Express   p. 26
Gracedale (County Home)         Oct. 22         1971   New $8.5 million addition planned.                             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Hackett Park                    Jan. 18         1971   Area Jaycees dedicated their box car lounge and                Easton Express   p. 3, illus
                                                       refreshment stand in Lower Hackett Park.
Hair, Long                      May 29          1971   Lehigh County Court judge bans Kenneth Goldworm from           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       courtroom because of his long hair.
Hambrook, John C.                 Jan. 14   1971   Catholic Charities Appeal honors John C. Hambrook.             Easton Express   p. 5

Heath Village, Hackettstown, N.J. Jan. 14   1971   Opera star, Licia Albanese, visits relative at Heath Village   Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   and gives recital.
Hecktown                          Aug. 6    1971   Hecktown Union Graveyard to be renovated.                      Easton Express   p. 3
Homefront                         July 13   1971   Homefront, magazine developed for servicemen in World          Easton Express   p. 24, illus
                                                   War II for the Slate Belt. Brief history of the magazine. J.
                                                   Horace Strunk, editor.
Homemakers Service                Aug. 25   1971   Brief account of the program.                                  Easton Express   p. 44
Hospitals - Nursing Home          Jan. 6    1971   Nursing Home at 5th and Washington Street is still             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   unfinished by Colonial Funding Corp. To be sold by county
                                                   sheriff on Friday Jan. 8.
Housing - Bushkill House          July 24   1971   Bushkill House, 7th & Spring Garden Streets - 48 units, cost   Easton Express   p. 2, illus
                                                   $1.2 million.
Housing - Kennedy Gardens         June 14   1971   Up for sale.                                                   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Housing - Kennedy Gardens         June 15   1971   The 75 unit apartment project at Canal and Centre Streets      Easton Express   p. 4
                                                   was sold at auction for $1 million to the Federal
                                                   Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Housing - Kennedy Gardens         May 28    1971   6 year old housing development at Canal and Centre             Easton Express   p. 4
                                                   Streets to be auctioned by U.S. Marshal June 15 for $1.1
                                                   million mortgage debt.
Housing - Lafayette St.           March 4   1971   90 apartments okayed for area near College Hill on West        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Lafayette St.
Hovercraft                        June 4    1971   Lafayette senior demonstrates prize-winning craft.             Easton Express   p. 10, illus
Hugh Moore Parkway                June 1    1971   V.F.W. Lt. E.C. Baker post 1290 donated flagpoles and flags    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   - dedication ceremony.
Hugh Moore Parkway             March 11     1971   Locktender's house of 1880 to be restored.                     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Hugh Moore Parkway             Nov. 17      1971   Wins history award.                                            Easton Express   p. 5
Hunterdon County, N.J. - Homes July 15      1971   Cedar Knolls Estate at West Portal, N.J. 170 years old         Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   house has ghost.
Hunterdon County, N.J. - Schools Dec. 14    1971   Red devil as symbol of Hunterdon Central Regional High         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   School defended.
INCH Program                   May 25     1971   Lack of volunteers forces closing of INCH project in Easton   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 (Inner City Christian Day Camp - a 2 week church-
                                                 sponsored summer play and learn program for children).
                                                 Began in 1967.
Jacobsburg                     Oct. 25    1971   Jacobsburg Dam plan called another Tocks Island Dam           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 disaster.
Jacobsburg - State Park        March 25   1971   Lake to be enlarged to 94 acres.                              Easton Express   p. 5
Jury Duty                      Nov. 4     1971   Northampton County adopts new system of the selection         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 of jurors. Lottery drum used form 2400 names of County
                                                 residents. Jurors to be from all age groups, Social &
                                                 economic backgrounds. More representative of the
                                                 County citizens.
Kidney Fund                    Jan. 25    1971   Doug Sewall receives $15,000 from Varsity E Kidney group.     Easton Express   p. 5, illus

King, Dr. Martin Luther        Jan. 15    1971   Memorial rites to be held at the Union American               Easton Express   p. 10
                                                 Methodist Church, 927 Berwick St. on Saturday Jan. 16.

King, Dr. Martin Luther        Jan. 18    1971   Dedication service held at Union AME Church.                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Kreidersville, Pa.             July 24    1971   Zion's Stone Church, near Kreidersville, will observe its     Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                 200th anniversary on Sept. 12th to 19th.
Kreidersville, Pa.             Sept. 10   1971   Zion's Stone Church, near Kreidersville, will observe its     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 200th anniversary on Sept. 12th to 19th.
Krishna                        May 8      1971   Krishna devotees appear at Lafayette College.                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Lafayette College - Students   Jan. 26    1971   Student dorm issue hurts college, Dr. Bergethon said.         Easton Express   p. 5

Lafayette College - Woman's    May 25     1971   Woman's auxiliary of Lafayette College to mark 25 years       Easton Express   p. 10
Auxiliary                                        of service to the college.
Lambertville, NJ - Explosion   Feb. 3     1971   Blast causes destruction and 8 deaths.                        Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Lambertville, NJ - Explosion   Feb. 4     1971   Blast causes destruction and 8 deaths.                        Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Lambertville, NJ - Hotels      July 26    1971   History of the Lambert Hotel                                  Easton Express   p. 14, illus.
Landfills, Sanitary            July 2     1971   Williams Township vows to fight Easton landfill.              Easton Express   p. 5
Lebanese - Easton, PA          July 31    1971   Easton Lebanese colony scattered due to redevelopment.        Easton Express   p. 5
Lehigh River - Dam             May 28     1971   Chain dam project gets approval by Delaware River Basin        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 commission. Dam had been damaged by 1965 ice flood.

Lehigh River - Dam             Oct. 29    1971   Contract to rebuild chain dam is given to Charles Rice         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Construction Co. for $1,294,438.40.
Lehigh River - Pollution       Jan. 13    1971   Lehigh River pollution                                         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Lehigh University              March 10   1971   Freshman Frank J. Meluskey, age 18, runs for Democratic        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 candidate for Bethlehem Area School Board.

Lehigh University - Students   Sept. 7    1971   Goes coed as 100 girls register as freshmen.                   Easton Express   p. 2, illus.
Loitering                      Dec. 3     1971   Easton to review law on loitering.                             Easton Express   p. 5
Loitering                      Oct. 1     1971   Easton to review law on loitering.                             Easton Express   p. 5
Loitering                      Oct. 8     1971   Easton to review law on loitering.                             Easton Express   p. 1
Lotteries                      July 30    1971   Warren County has biggest per capita sales of New Jersey       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 lottery tickets. Norton's gas station in Phillipsburg is the
                                                 top sales outlet.
Migrant Workers                Dec. 10    1971   Migrant workers in Northampton County series of articles       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 by Express Reporter Jon Reitman.
Migrant Workers                Dec. 21    1971   Migrant workers in Northampton County series of articles       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 by Express Reporter Jon Reitman.
Migrant Workers                Dec. 6     1971   Migrant workers in Northampton County series of articles       Easton Express   p. 29
                                                 by Express Reporter Jon Reitman.
Migrant Workers                Dec. 7     1971   Migrant workers in Northampton County series of articles       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 by Express Reporter Jon Reitman.
Migrant Workers                Dec. 8     1971   Migrant workers in Northampton County series of articles       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 by Express Reporter Jon Reitman.                                                p. 33, illus
Motivation Courses             Dec. 27    1971   Conducted by Glenn W. Turner. Known as Dare-To-Be-             Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Great selling technique. Under scrutiny by Pa.
Motorcycles                    July 15    1971   Motorcycle gang harasses Policeman and his family. The         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 "Cossacks" a 20 member group arrested in Palmer
                                                 Township.
Movies                         April 7    1971   Nudie movies under attack by Bethlehem Township                Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 residents at the Bethlehem Drive-In Theater.
Movies                         April 8    1971   Nudie movies under attack by Bethlehem Township               Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 residents at the Bethlehem Drive-In Theater.

Murder                         Dec. 11    1971   William A. Foltz shot while walking on boardwalk at           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Atlantic City, New Jersey. Was chairman of Easton
                                                 Planning Commission.
Murder                         Nov. 10    1971   William A. Foltz shot while walking on boardwalk at           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Atlantic City, New Jersey. Was chairman of Easton
                                                 Planning Commission.
Murder                         Nov. 8     1971   William A. Foltz shot while walking on boardwalk at           Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Atlantic City, New Jersey. Was chairman of Easton
                                                 Planning Commission.
Murder                         Nov. 9     1971   William A. Foltz shot while walking on boardwalk at           Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Atlantic City, New Jersey. Was chairman of Easton
                                                 Planning Commission.
Murder                         Sept. 29   1971   South Side recluse beaten to death. 72 year old Sebastiano    Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 (Chico) Pateri, 435 West Berwick Street, Easton dies of his
                                                 wounds.
Nader, Ralph                   Feb. 12    1971   Nader, Ralph speaks before annual Chamber of Commerce         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 dinner.
Nazareth, Pa. - Churches       Nov. 27    1971   Nazareth Moravian Church celebrates 225th anniversary.        Easton Express   p. 10, illus

Nazareth, Pa. - Churches       Oct. 28    1971   Church organ to be dedicated at St. John's United Church      Easton Express   p. 33
                                                 of Christ.
Nazareth, Pa. - Fairgrounds    March 24   1971   Falk's Department Stores purchase Nazareth Fairgrounds        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 and Farmers' Market for more than $1 million.

Nazareth, Pa. - Fires          Nov. 13    1971   Baronial Hotel fire forces 100 tenants to flee from historic Easton Express    p. 1
                                                 hotel.
Nazareth, Pa. - Grey Cottage   Oct. 20    1971   Rededication ceremonies for Grey Cottage, oldest             Easton Express    p. 15
                                                 Moravian building in Nazareth.
Nazareth, Pa. - Grey Cottage   Oct. 9     1971   Moravian Historical Society rededicates Grey Cottage,        Easton Express    p. 13, illus
                                                 oldest Moravian building in Lehigh Valley.
Nazareth, Pa. - Speedway           Oct. 16    1971   Nazareth Speedway sued. Jerry Fried, owner sued by 100        Easton Express   p. 28
                                                     stock car drivers.
Nazareth, Pa. - Speedway           Sept. 7    1971   Nazareth Speedway has rock concert.                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Newspapers                         July 21    1971   Underground newspaper "Civil Defense" formerly called         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     "Open Valley" being sold in Easton.
Newspapers                         Oct. 6     1971   American Newspaper Publishers Association Research            Easton Express   p. 14
                                                     Institute has acquired production department formerly
                                                     located in New York City. Plant is now located in Forks
                                                     Township. Also a brief history.

North. Co. Hist. Society           July 12    1971   North wall of building damaged by automobile.                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus
North. Co. Hist. Society - Items   Sept. 7    1971   Carl Aicher gives his Indian artifacts to society.            Easton Express   p. 5

Northampton Co., PA - Prison       Dec. 2     1971   Prison reform seminar held during American Civil Liberties    Easton Express   p. 14
                                                     Union seminar in Easton
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -     Aug. 7     1971   Work release program at County prison draws praise from       Easton Express   p. 1
Work Release Program                                 a member of Governor's commission
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -     Sept. 29   1971   Inmates of county prison to get leaves to visit families or   Easton Express   p. 5
Privileges                                           friends
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -     July 23    1971   Rock group plays for prisoners (YAP)                          Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Visitors
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -     Nov. 17    1971   Work release program at County prison draws praise from Easton Express         p. 5
Work Release Program                                 a member of Governor's commission
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -     Nov. 20    1971   Work release program at County prison draws praise from Easton Express         p. 5
Work Release Program                                 a member of Governor's commission
Northampton Co., PA - Taxation     Oct. 4     1971   Reassessment by Northampton Co. on all property         Easton Express         p. 5

Northampton Co., PA - Taxation     Oct. 5     1971   Reassessment by Northampton Co. on all property               Easton Express   p. 2, illus.

Nursing Home                       July 23    1971   Nursing home 5th & Washington Streets wanting            Easton Express        p. 5, illus
                                                     completion.
Obscene Mail                       Feb. 11    1971   Few area residents protest obscene mail.                 Easton Express        p. 1
Pa. Dept. of Public Assistance     Nov. 10    1971   The state agency in Easton must move from Drake building Easton Express        p. 5
                                                     slated for redevelopment removal.
Pa. Dept. of Public Assistance   Nov. 13   1971   The state agency in Easton must move from Drake building     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  slated for redevelopment removal.
Palmer Township - Business       Nov. 17   1971   Palmer Township - Professional Center planned. Located       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  one block south of the William Penn Highway adjacent to
                                                  the Bar-Don Lanes.
Palmer Township - Education      June 18   1971   Pupils make movie for theater. 5th grade students and        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  Mrs. Alma Helfrich, teacher make a comedy western
                                                  entitled "The men from Crooked Creek."
Palmer Township - Education      May 31    1971   Pupils create TV program.                                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Palmer Township - Police         Aug. 17   1971   Police department demonstrates the abilities of the police   Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  dogs - Bandit, Baron, Sheba.
Palmer Township - Sewerage       Aug. 4    1971   U.S. cuts grant on Palmer sewers.                            Easton Express   p. 5
Palmer Township - Sewerage       Dec. 4    1971   Palmer Township citizens concern over mounting sewer         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  rates.
Palmer Township - Sewerage       Dec. 7    1971   Residents protest costs.                                     Easton Express   p. 25
Parking                          Feb. 18   1971   City Parking authorities to acquire 5 tracts in Centre       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  Square for redevelopment for public parking.
Parking Garage                   Nov. 5    1971   Easton Parking Authority plans parking building at           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  Northwest corner of 3rd and Ferry Streets.
Parking Meters                   Feb. 18   1971   New meters installed - double parking rates.                 Easton Express   p. 1
Parking Meters                   Feb. 22   1971   New meters installed - double parking rates.                 Easton Express   p. 19, illus
Peace Pilgrimage                 Dec. 20   1971   Peace Pilgrimage from Nazareth to Zinzendorf Park near       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  Hotel Bethlehem (10 miles) walked by more thatn 250
                                                  persons on Saturday Dec. 18 in the annual 12th peace
                                                  pilgrimage.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches    April 1   1971   Wesley United Methodist Church, Phillipsburg, N.J.           Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                  Conduct art show on Easter theme.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches    May 28    1971   Grace Lutheran Church dedicates new chimes to celebrate      Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                  100th anniversary of church.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Education   April 3   1971   J. Charles Wanamaker principal for 17 years to retire.       Easton Express   p. 1, illus

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Municipal   May 26    1971   To keep old municipal building on South Main Street, N.J.    Easton Express   p. 8
Building                                          Community action program and other agencies.
Playgrounds                    April 13   1971   Tot-Lot plan for Lachenour Field.                              Easton Express   p. 5
Playgrounds                    March 19   1971   South Easton citizens object to "Tot-Lot" on Lachenour         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Heights.
Playgrounds                    March 23   1971   South Easton citizens object to "Tot-Lot" on Lachenour         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 Heights.
Pocono 500                     July 6     1971   Pocono 500 held on Sunday July 4th. Mark Donohue wins          Easton Express   p. 23, illus
                                                 with his Sunoco-MacLaren. Account of race.
Pocono International Raceway   June 21    1971   Grand opening.                                                 Easton Express   p. 23, illus

Pollution                      Aug. 24    1971   Pollution in Delaware River and Bushkill Creek.                Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Pollution                      Aug. 3     1971   Pollution in Delaware River and Bushkill Creek.                Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Pollution                      Dec. 10    1971   National Portland Cement Company pay $10,000 to the            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 state as settlement of a pollution suit. Plant located on
                                                 Monocacy Creek in Lower Nazareth Township.

Pollution                      May 26     1971   Falk's Department Store, Forks Township. Reprocesses           Easton Express   p. 12
                                                 waste paper and cardboard into bales with a hydraulic
                                                 baling press. Aids pollution.
Postal Service - Rates         April 27   1971   New postal rates start on May 16. 1st. Class will be 8 cents   Easton Express   P. 1
                                                 and post cards will be 6 cents.
Racing                         July 2     1971   Schaefer 500. Special news edition of E.E.                     Easton Express   p. 21, illus
Radio                          Feb. 22    1971   Radio stations in Lehigh Valley remained on air during false   Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 alert.
Railroad - History             Jan. 4     1971   Train service (Easton Express article).                        Easton Express   p. 7, illus
Rehabilitation                 Oct. 30    1971   Rehabilitation center planned for the Valley. Lehigh Valley    Easton Express   p. 7
                                                 opportunity center, Inc. (LVOC), a prison parolee residence
                                                 and counseling program to be established.

Reibman, Jeanette              Jan. 5     1971   Article in Easton Express says "It's easy to combine career Easton Express      p. 10
                                                 and motherhood."
Reibman, Jeanette              Oct. 11    1971   Honored by Northampton County Democratic Clubs.             Easton Express      p. 5
Reibman, Jeanette - Honors      Dec. 2     1971   East Stroudsburg State College to name the college's new       Easton Express   p. 15
                                                  $1 million administration building in honor of Senator
                                                  Jeanette Reibman.
Retired Persons Association     Oct. 22    1971   Retired Persons, National Association. 1st anniversary         Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                  dinner, 400 members.
Riverside Park                  May 6      1971   Easton youth conduct memorial services for Kent and            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  Jackson State at Riverside Park.
Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway   June 25    1971   Minor crack in thruway discovered.                             Easton Express   p. 28, illus

Roads - Lehigh Valley Thruway   Oct. 22    1971   Work to slow traffic for two years.                            Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Roads - Route 611               Sept. 20   1971   Route 611 south of Belfast officially opened.                  Easton Express   p. 5
Roads - Route 611               Sept. 21   1971   Route 611 south of Belfast officially opened.                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Roads - Route 78                July 20    1971   Route I-78 a boon or threat to Lehigh Valley? Opponents        Easton Express   p. 14, illus
                                                  of Interstate 78 corridor south of the Lehigh Valley foresee
                                                  dire consequences - air, noise, pollution, destruction of
                                                  choice farmland.
Rock Concerts                   June 1     1971   Rock concert held at Fountain Hill Borough Playground - 14     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  rock groups.
Rock Concerts                   Sept. 7    1971   Rock concert held at Nazareth Speedway.                        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Rodale Farm                     Sept. 21   1971   Organic food.                                                  Easton Express   p. 16, illus
Roseto, Pa. - Heart Disease     July 17    1971   The Americanization of Roseto may be the cause of              Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  increasing instances of heart disease among its residents.

Rumor                           Aug. 4     1971   Easton Rumor Control Center to be organized and                Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  centered at City Hall. To maintain contact with Fire &
                                                  Police depts.
Saturday Review                 July 12    1971   Purchased by Ex-Eastonian, John J. Veronis.                    Easton Express   p. 1
Schomburg Negro Collection      Jan. 14    1971   The Arthur A. Schomburg microfilm collection on negro life     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  and history cost $7,000.
Schomburg Negro Collection      Oct. 13    1971   The Arthur A. Schomburg microfilm collection on negro life     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  and history cost $7,000.
Schools - Paxinosa        Aug. 27      1971    Paxinosa School to open Sept. 8 - replaces Traill Green,  Easton Express       p. 5 illus.
                                               Vanderveer and Centennial schools in western part of
                                               Easton.
Schools - Paxinosa        June 26      1971    Paxinosa School still has no access roads. New elementary Easton Express       p. 5 illus.
                                               school in Forks Township - road construction delayed due
                                               to strike of operating engineers' local 542.

Schools - Principals      Jan. 9       1971    Stecker, Charles. Educator. Obituary.                         Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
Schools - Redistricting   Jan. 19      1971    Judge Alfred T. Williams, Jr., okays redistricting plan for   Easton Express   p. 1
                                               EASD as the one adopted by the board on Dec. 10. Three
                                               regions - I. Palmer Township and 8th ward west. II.
                                               Riegelsville, South Side and Wards 1, 2, 4, 5. III. Lower Mt.
                                               Bethel, Forks, Wards 3

Schools - School Boards   Jan. 19      1971    EASD schedules school board elections set by Judge          Easton Express     p. 1
                                               Williams for 1971,1973, and 1975.
Schools - Teachers        Feb. 9       1971    Easton Area Education Association named exclusive agent     Easton Express     p. 5
                                               for employees.
Schools - Teachers        Jan. 5       1971    Easton School Board accept EAEA as bargaining agent for     Easton Express     p. 5
                                               professionals.
Schools - Teachers        June 17, June 1971   EAHS teachers speak up. Part 1. Thomas Sweeney, John        Easton Express     p. 1
                          18, June 19          DeCesare, Phillip Cohen. Part 2, Wayne Grube, David
                                               DeWalt, Janet Heller. Part 3. Wayne Grube, David Dewalt,
                                               Janet Heller, Thomas Sweeneym John DeCesare, Phillip
                                               Cohen.
Schools - Teachers        Oct. 12      1971    Easton Area School District agreement with teachers         Easton Express     p. 1 illus.
                                               averts strike. Teacher salaries boosted.
Schools - Teachers        Oct. 8       1971    Easton Area School talks end with teachers - without        Easton Express     p. 1
                                               settlement.
Schools - Voc-Tech        April 15     1971    New house in Forks Township built by V-T pupils.            Easton Express     p. 5 illus.
Schools - Voc-Tech        Nov. 12      1971    Vo-Tech School plans a machine shop program for             Easton Express     p. 24
                                               prisoners at the county prison.
Science Fair                   June 1        1971   Lack of interest kills science fair for Lehigh Valley. Was held   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    25 consecutive years. Founded in Allentown High School
                                                    1947.
Selective Service              Feb. 22       1971   Draft Center is opened. Lehigh-Pocono Committee of                Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                    concern (LePoCo) located at 14 W. Broad St., Bethlehem,
                                                    Pa.
Shamokin                       Jan. 26       1971   Shamokin wins city of Easton voting award.                        Easton Express   p. 2
Shoplifting                    July 31       1971   Anti-shoplifting drive to be launched September 15.               Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    Sponsored by merchants group in Allentown, Bethlehem
                                                    and Easton. Named S.T.E.M. - meaning "Shoplifters Take
                                                    Everybody's Money."
Shoplifting                    June 23       1971   Local merchants battle increasing theft rate.                     Easton Express   p. 5
Soong, T. V.                   May 1         1971   Chinese Nationalist friend of Easton woman. T.V. Soong.           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Friend of Mrs. G. Rhoads Casey.
South Side Neighborhood Center Jan. 18       1971   Children give party by Temple Youth Center of Temple              Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                    Covenant of Peace.
Sprandel, Fritz                July 15, 17   1971   Plannnig a new canoe adventure, to try to reach Los               Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Angeles via a new route.
Sprandel, Fritz                July 8        1971   Allentown canoeist returns from Cuba and gives his                Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                    version.
Sunfish Pond                   Oct. 1        1971   Account of its history.                                           Easton Express
Synagogues - B'nai Abraham     July 30       1971   Rabbi Harold Richter replaces Rabbi Norton Shargel as             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Rabbi for B'nai Abraham congregation.
Taxation - Church              July 15       1971   Priest, Rev. Peter Vandergeest of St. Joseph's Catholic           Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    Church, Easton, returned to the Easton Area School District
                                                    a tax bill of $591.30.
Taxation - Church              Sept. 1       1971   Priest, Rev. Peter Vandergeest of St. Joseph's Catholic           Easton Express   p. 15
                                                    Church, Easton, returned to the Easton Area School District
                                                    a tax bill of $591.30.
Theaters - Boyd Theater        Dec. 18       1971   Hope that a rock concert will save downtown theater.              Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Theaters - Boyd Theater        Feb. 18       1971   Boyd Theater will fall.                                           Easton Express   p. 1
Theaters - Boyd Theater   Feb. 20       1971    Boyd Theater group says that Easton Parking Authority          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                issued erroneous statements about the theater.

Theaters - Boyd Theater   Feb. 3        1971    Brief history and noting the fact that more building and       Easton Express   p. 7, illus
                                                businesses disappearing from downtown Easton.

Theaters - Boyd Theater   Jan. 11       1971    Open in 1929 as Seville Theater. To be sold on Jan. 27,        Easton Express   p. 1
                                                1971 by the A.R. Boyd Enterprises.
Theaters - Boyd Theater   Jan. 28       1971    Sold to Easton Parking Association for $96,000, another        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                bid of $94,000 by Margolies Brothers.
Theaters - Boyd Theater   Jan. 29       1971    Easton residents object to sale of Boyd Theater.               Easton Express   p. 5
Theaters - Boyd Theater   July 27       1971    Boyd Theater eyed by city council for prospective parking      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                building.
Theaters - Boyd Theater   March 18      1971    Boyd Theater leased on interim bases until further notice.     Easton Express   p. 5

Theaters - Boyd Theater   Nov. 4, 19, 24 1971   Boyd Theater eyed by city council for prospective parking      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                building.
Theaters - Boyd Theater   Oct. 26       1971    Parking site debated.                                          Easton Express   p. 13
Tijuana Brats             Aug. 26       1971    Break up - have last appearance together at Allegheny          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                State Fair in Pittsburgh on Sept. 2 & 3.
Tocks Island              April 13      1971    Opposition to project still very much alive. Map showing       Easton Express   p. 19, illus
                                                project for Pa. and N.J.
Tocks Island              July 7        1971    Army frees $3.6 million for Tocks land acquisition.            Easton Express   p. 5
Tocks Island              Nov. 29       1971    Army finishes impact study.                                    Easton Express   p. 1
Tocks Island              Oct. 19       1971    Article on water plan of dam by Express reporter - Edward      Easton Express   p. 2
                                                P. Kennedy.
Tocks Island              Oct. 29       1971    Anti-Tocks wave rolls on. Express pole rates. 333 yes and      Easton Express   p. 1
                                                1,059 no's.
Tocks Island              Sept. 25      1971    Series of articles by Easton Express writers.                  Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Tocks Island              Sept. 27      1971    Tocks Island debate grows.                                     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Tocks Island              Sept. 28      1971    Will affect millions of people.                                Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Tocks Island              Sept. 29      1971    Will affect millions of people.                                Easton Express   p. 1, p. 9, illus
Tocks Island              Sept. 30      1971    For or against. Col. Strider and Dr. Trembley interceived on   Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                their views.
Veterans Day                    Oct. 23    1971   Veterans to hold services at City Hall instead of Centre       Easton Express   p.1
                                                  Square. American Legion, Brown & Lynch Post No. 9 to
                                                  hold ceremonies on Monday, the new day for
                                                  observances.
Veterans Day                    Oct. 26    1971   Armistice Day / Veterans Day observed this year on             Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                  Monday, October 25th instead of usual November 11th.

Volunteers of America           Aug. 18    1971   Moves to new headquarters 72 N. 2nd Street. Was                Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  formerly Pa. State Employment Office.
Walk for Development            May 10     1971   $23,000 earned.                                                Easton Express   p. 1-5, illus
Walk for Development            May 6      1971   Held Saturday, May 8 - 900 walkers.                            Easton Express   p. 14, illus
Wars - Vietnam                  March 17   1971   Veterans Information office of Bureau of Employment            Easton Express   P. 5
                                                  Security is open.
Wars - Vietnam War              April 27   1971   Hero (Craig Scott Moore) returns his medals in anti-war        Easton Express   P. 1
                                                  demonstrations in Washington, D.C.
Washington, N.J. - Washington   Dec. 27    1971   The Christmas Eve re-enactment is played at Washington's       Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Crossing Park                                     crossing, Bucks County. Actor is St. John Terrell who played
                                                  the part since 1952.
Water - Plant                   Dec. 3     1971   Easton's water distribution system recommends                  Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                  improvements costing more than $500,000. North
                                                  Delaware Drive Plant to cost $5,350,000.
Water Plant                     Oct. 12    1971   City council agrees to speed addition to water plant.          Easton Express   p. 12

Water Supply                    March 12   1971   Water Company treatment plant at Eddyside to be               Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                                  expanded at a cost of $2 million.
Welfare Office                  Aug. 25    1971   Pa. State Dept. of Welfare Office in Drake building partially Easton Express    p. 5, illlus
                                                  destroyed by fire. Officials believe it was arson.

Welfare Office                  Nov. 20    1971   Northampton County Board of Assistance Welfare office to Easton Express         p. 1
                                                  remain in Easton.
Welsh                           Oct. 18    1971   Welsh Day Festival at Bangor celebrated at Bangor        Easton Express         p. 10, illus
                                                  Presbyterian Church, 41st annual "Gymanfa Ganu."
Williams Township - Churches     Nov. 13       1971    Christ Evangelical Congregational Church of Williams            Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                       Township on Morgan Road celebrates its 100th
                                                       anniversary. Also called Blue Church.
Williams Township - Zoning       Aug. 13       1971    Bans trailers in township other than those in regular trailer   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       courts.
Willow Park                      Aug. 21       1971    Bethlehem Township Police to seek permission to use             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       Willow Park for recreation and pistol practice.
Willow Park                      Aug. 26       1971    Bethlehem Township Police to seek permission to use             Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       Willow Park for recreation and pistol practice.
Wilson Area School Board         March 11      1971    Rejects $500,000 swimming pool.                                 Easton Express   p. 5
Wilson Borough - Housing         April 21      1971    Urged to change mind about the 300 unit housing plan for        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       the elderly.
Wilson Borough - Jubilee         June 7        1971    Time capsule buried at Public Safety building to highlight      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       Jubilee.
Wilson Borough - Jubilee         March 8       1971    Made $5,000 profit.                                             Easton Express   p. 5
Wilson Borough High School -     Aug. 11       1971    Seats for grandstand.                                           Easton Express   p. 5
Athletics
Wilson Borough School District   Feb. 11       1971    Wilson area school district proposed administration             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                       building.
Wilson High School - Athletics   Sept. 9       1971    Grandstands on Athletic field ready for use.                    Easton Express   p. 5

Wilson High School - Students    Oct. 6        1971    Class of 1954 plant memorial tree on school grounds.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Wind Gap - Churches              Dec. 4        1971    Zion United Presbyterian Church was founded by the          Easton Express       p. 11, illus
                                                       Welsh 85 years ago. Brief history of church.
Wrestling                        Sept. 1       1971    Wrestling star at Easton High School dies in automobile     Easton Express       p. 1
                                                       accident. Brad Weaver killed on Rt. 81 near Courtland, N.Y.

Y.W.C.A.                         May 22, 24    1971    Dedicates Y.W.C.A. annex at 45 N. 3rd St. on North Side of Easton Express        p. 5, illus
                                                       main building.
Youth Centers - Forks Township   Oct. 8, 20, 23 1971   Youth center to honor Brad Weaver. To be called Brad       Easton Express        p. 5, illus
                                                       Weaver Memorial Youth Center; to be opened Oct. 22.
                                                       Located on ground floor of the new township municipal
                                                       building on Route 115.
A.B.E. Airport                  Aug. 14       1972   Commissioner Bechtel proposes delay in $9 million          Easton Express   p. 6
                                                     improvements at the airport.
A.B.E. Airport - Boarding Tax   June 24       1972   Airport authority adopts a $2.00 boarding tax.             Easton Express   p. 5
A.B.E. Airport - Boarding Tax   Oct. 14       1972   Tax may be rescinded.                                      Easton Express   p. 5
A.B.E. Airport - Boarding Tax   Oct. 2        1972   First airport tax paid.                                    Easton Express   p. 5
Alcoholism                      July 21       1972   Little Hill - Alina Lodge. Alcoholic center located in     Easton Express   p. 16, illus.
                                                     Blairstown, NJ.
Alpha, NJ - Churches            Dec. 2        1972   St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church - brief history.          Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
Alpha, NJ - Churches            Sept. 30      1972   Presbyterian churches unite to form union Presbyterian     Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
                                                     Church of Alpha. Brief history.
Art - Fairs                     Sept. 15      1972   Art fair held in Centre Square. Description of entries.    Easton Express   p. 5

Art - Fairs                     Sept. 23      1972   Art fair held in Centre Square. Description of entries.    Easton Express   p. 1, illus.

Art - Fairs                     Sept. 25      1972   Art fair held in Centre Square. Description of entries.    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Artists                         April 17      1972   Antonio Salemme, famed Easton artist plans Italian         Easton Express   p. 15, illus.
                                                     exhibiton at Gaeta.
Artists                         Nov. 13       1972   Antonio Salemme - Williams Township artist's reputation    Easton Express   p. 12
                                                     extends to Europe.
Astronomy                       Aug. 14       1972   William McHugh of Forks Township makes telescopes.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     Discusses the problem of stargazing due to bright lights
                                                     and air pollution.
Automobile Agencies             Oct. 2        1972   Obituary - Jack Hemstreet, owner of Hemstreet Spring and   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                     Alignment Co.
Automobile Agencies             Oct. 21       1972   Obituary - Fred L. Way, owner of Way Brothers              Easton Express   p. 30
                                                     Automotive Co.
Automobiles                     Aug. 14       1972   Easton police crack down on "elevated car" drivers.        Easton Express   p. 6, illus.
Bakeries                        Aug. 7        1972   Freihofer Bakery Company ends 52 years of operation.       Easton Express   p. 5

Bangor, - PA - Hotels           October 14,   1972   Majestic Hotel ordered to close due to three fires there   Easton Express   p. 6.
                                1972                 since August.
Bangor, PA - Businesses         Aug. 12       1972   Ronca's Pharmacy, 888 Market St., has installed a drive-up Easton Express   p. 20, illus.
                                                     service window.
Bangor, PA - Churches         Sept. 2     1972    St. Roch's Catholic Church, dedicated in 1921 - A brief    Easton Express       p. 9
                                                  history.
Barber                        Nov. 14     1972    Lock Smiths, salon, haircutting and barbering foe both men Easton Express       p. 11, illus.
                                                  and women opens in Lehn's Court. Did a demonstration
                                                  during week of Horn's store opening.

Beauty Parlors                Aug. 28     1972    New beauty parlor opened in Phillipsburg, N.J. at 433          Easton Express   p. 29
                                                  South Main Street. Especially for Blacks. To be called
                                                  Ziahlita (His'n Her Fashions.)
Belvedere, N.J. - Churches.   April 15    1972    St. Mary's Episcopal Church reflects Episcopal history in      Easton Express   p. 11, illus.
                                                  New Jersey.
Belvidere, N.J. - Churches.   March 25,   1972    The United Methodist Church was the first house of             Easton Express   p.11, illus.
                              1972.               worship in Belvidere.
Berry, Charles Francis        Sept. 7     1972    Obit. All-American football player at Lafayette College in     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  1924 and former professional baseball and football official.

Berry, Charles Francis        Sept. 9     1972    Obit. All- American football player at Lafayette College in Easton Express      p. 28
                                                  1924 and former professional baseball and football official.

Bethlehem Township, PA.       Aug. 15     1972    Bethlehem Township creates the post of township                Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  manager. First township in the county under the new
                                                  ordinance.
Bethlehem, PA - Banks         April 12    1972    First Valley Bank of Bethlehem agrees to buy bank building     Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  on North Third (formerly the Valley Federal Savings and
                                                  Loan Association).
Bethlehem, PA - Banks         May 17, 1972 1972   First Valley Bank of Bethlehem agrees to buy bank building     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  on North Third (formerly the Valley Federal Savings and
                                                  Loan Association).
Bicycles - Biketrail          Aug. 16     1972    Bikeway proposed in Palmer Township.                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Bicycles - Biketrail          Aug. 8      1972    Bikeway proposed in Palmer Township.                           Easton Express   p. 5
Bowling                       Aug. 25     1972    Duane Jones of 1 Wilden Drive (Palmer fireman) accused         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  of setting the fire at Bar-Don Bowling Lanes on Aug. 8.

Bridges, Covered              July 18     1972    List of New Jersey covered bridges                             Easton Express   p. 9, illus.
Bridges, Covered              Sept. 18   1972   Lambertville, NJ, celebrates the 100th year of its covered Easton Express      p. 8, illus.
                                                bridge Green Serfeants Bridge. Ceremonies held.

Bridges, Lehigh               Feb. 22    1972   Two ends of Chain Dam on Lehigh River, near Glendon, are      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                inching together
Bus Transportation            Aug. 4     1972   LANTA (Lehigh and Northampton Transportation                  Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Authority) bus route proposed. Includes map.
Bus Transportation            June 13    1972   LANTA (Lehigh and Northampton Transportation                  Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Authority) bus route proposed. Includes map.
Bus Transportation            March 2    1972   Bi-county transit authority formed with 10 members            Easton Express   p. 5

Bus Transportation            May 12     1972   Lehigh Valley officials sign Valley bus pact - LANTA          Easton Express   p. 5
Bus Transportation            May 6      1972   Lehigh Valley officials sign Valley bus pact - LANTA          Easton Express   p. 5
Bus Transportation            May 9      1972   Lehigh Valley officials sign Valley bus pact - LANTA          Easton Express   p. 5
Bus transportation            Sept. 27   1972   Transit Authority (LANTA) ready to acquire Lehigh Valley      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Transit Company
Bus Transportation - Fares    Dec. 13    1972   Ride and Shop program providing free rides will be offered    Easton Express   p. 1
                                                to Easton merchants by the Lehigh and Northampton
                                                Transportation Authority
Bus Transportation - Fares    Nov. 24    1972   PA Senate passes bill to provide free LANTA rides for the     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                elderly
Bus Transportation - Fares    Nov. 29    1972   LANTA to cut fare for 5 Saturdays during December as a        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                Christmas present to shoppers
Bushkill Creek                March 18   1972   The first comprehensive study of the Bushkill Creek will be   Easton Express   p. 1 and 2,
                                                undertaken by a Lafayette College junior with an $18,600-                      illus.
                                                National Science Foundation grant
Bushkill Park                 July 13    1972   Mom's pets - 54 spinning animals (Story of the park's         Express          p. 5, illus.
                                                merry-go-round)
Bushkill Township             May 9      1972   Bushkill Township to change zoning ordinance                  Easton Express   p. 7, illus.
Business - Appliance Stores   Nov. 15    1972   Fiamma's electrical appliance store, South Main and Fox       Easton Express   p. 18 illus.
                                                Streets in Phillipsburg opens.
Business - Banks              May 6      1972   Easton National Bank & Trust Co. South Side branch holds      Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                open house.
Business - Banks               Nov. 14    1972   Second National Bank of Nazareth opens new branch in        Easton Express   p. 21 illus.
                                                 25th Street Shopping Cennter.
Business - Banks               Nov. 16    1972   Second National Bank of Nazareth opens new branch in        Easton Express   p. 18 illus.
                                                 25th Street Shopping Center.
Business - Breweries           June 16    1972   Schaefer Brewery. New brewery dedicated, located at         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Fogelsville. Cost $46.5 million.
Business - Breweries           Oct. 14    1972   Former Kuebler Brewery on 611 may be considered as a        Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                 youth center.
Business - Cement Industry     Dec. 14    1972   Alpha Portland Cement plant at Martins Creek to be          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 converted to flour mill by ConAgra of Omaha, Neb.
Business - Department Stores   Aug. 2     1972   Hess Department Store opens in Palmer Township.             Easton Express   p. 1 & p. 52

Business - Department Stores   Aug. 3     1972   Hess Department Store opens in Palmer Township.             Easton Express   p. 1 illus.

Business - Department Stores   July 17    1972   Hess Department Store opens in Palmer Township.             Easton Express   p. 30 illus.

Business - Easton Car and      Sept. 15   1972   Easton Car and Construction Co. workers on strike.          Easton Express   p. 32
Construction
Business - Food Stores         March 8    1972   Soul Food Store, located at 34 S. 4th Street, owned by      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 Thomas W. Bright, Sr. to close. Area to be part of garage
                                                 building in redevelopment plan.
Business - food Stores         May 3      1972   Washington Market, grocery store at 200 Cattell Street,     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                 goes out opf business. In business for 25 years.

Business - Food Stores         Nov. 1     1972   New Food Lane complex located at 717 Berwick Street on Easton Express        p. 23 illus.
                                                 the South Side opens.
Business - Food Stores         Nov. 16    1972   Food Lane, 3rd in the area, opened at Routes 191 and 22 Easton Express       p. 42 illus.
                                                 in Bethlehem Township.
Business - Food Stores         Sept. 27   1972   Shop-Rite food store to locate at Greenwood Avenue and Easton Express        p. 19 illus.
                                                 William Penn Highway in Palmer Township.

Business - Fur Factory         June 10    1972   Easton Fur Factory located at Holt and Ann Streets sold at Easton Express    p. 5
                                                 sheriff's sale for $455, 000.
Business - Greenhouses             Aug. 10    1972   Obituary of Albert Merwarth, operator of Merwarth's            Easton Express   p. 18
                                                     Greenhouses
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Dec. 2     1972   Rocco's Restaurant, Bethlehem Township. Fire ruled as          Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     arson - $100,000 damage.
Business - Hotels, Taverns, etc.   Sept. 29   1972   Holiday Inn at Rte. 22 and 512 in Hanover Township sold        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     to Lehigh Valley group.
Business - Insurance               Dec. 20    1972   Equitable Life Assurance Society constructing $5.5 million     Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                     building on north ridge of West Lafayette Street.

Business - Insurance               May 18     1972   Construction of $5.5 million data center on West Lafayette     Easton Express   p. 1 illus.
                                                     Street by Equitable Lige Assurance Society. To employ
                                                     250.
Business - Insurance               Nov. 21    1972   9 Home Life agents in Easton join strike.                      Easton Express   p. 8
Business - Inventors               May 13     1972   Easton inventor, Peter L. Krohn, keeps tradition in field of   Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                                     modern electronics.
Business - Locksmith               Sept. 26   1972   Larry Randony gives brief history of Easton during the         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     1920s
Business - Lumber trade            Nov. 30    1972   Eisenhardt Mills. Finishing touches made on the case for a                      p. 5
                                                     clock that will be placed on the west gable of
                                                     Philadelphia's Independence Hall. Clock to be exact replica
                                                     of the original.
Business - Mack Printing Co.       May 13     1972   Mrs. Harvey F. Mack ends 70-year career with Mack              Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     Printing Co.
Business - Mack Printing Co.       Nov. 17    1972   Mrs. Harvey F. Mack wins citation from American Chemical       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Society. Brief history of Mack Printing Co.
Business - Music & Musicians       Sept. 2    1972   Mark L. Davis celebrates 50 years as an organist of the        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Easton area. To give special recital at Trinity Episcopal
                                                     Church.
Business - Orr's Department        Sept. 15   1972   To remodel rear of store at Pine and Bank Streets              Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Store
Business - Photography             Oct. 16    1972   Jack 'n Jill Studio, photography studio owned by Herbert A. Easton Express      p. 12, illus.
                                                     Snyder, marks 25 years in business.
Business - Upholsterers            Aug. 16    1972   Easton Upholstery Co. - restoration of antiques and history Easton Express      p. 11, illus.
                                                     of company
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical Feb. 29    1972   J. T. Baker Chemical Co. unveils new analyzer.              Easton Express   p. 21, illus.
Company
Businesses - J. T. Baker Chemical Sept. 30   1972   J. T. Baker merges with General Science Corporation of      Easton Express   p. 28
Company                                             Bridgeport, Connecticut.
Button collecting                 Oct. 21    1972   Gary A. Lundquist of Upper Black Eddy collects buttons of   Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                    campaigns, etc.
Candle (Centre Square)           Dec. 22     1972   Peace candle planned to stand until the end of war. But     Easton Express   p. 1, 23, illus.
                                                    Councilman Schultz says idea is good but candle not
                                                    capable of remaining up too long.
Candle (Centre Square)           Dec. 26     1972   Account on the peace candle in Centre Square erected        Easton Express
                                                    over the Civil War monument
Candle (Centre Square)           Dec. 26     1972   Peace candle planned to stand until the end of war. But     Easton Express   p. 6, illus.
                                                    Councilman Schultz says idea is good but candle not
                                                    capable of remaining up too long.
Centre Square                    April 24    1972   County Commissioners approved placing of a marker in        Easton Express   p. 12
                                                    Centre Square commemorating the first public reading of
                                                    the Declaration of Independence and display of Easton
                                                    Flag, July 8, 1776. Paid by DIG. In preparation for 1976
                                                    observance of the bicentennial cele

Centre Square                    May 27      1972   Marker placed                                               Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Chamber of Commerce, Easton      July 13     1972   Seeks $200,000 to build new home. Renewal unit okays        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    plans.
Chamber of Commerce, Easton      June 28     1972   Seeks $200,000 to build new home. Renewal unit okays        Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    plans.
Chansonnette Theatre             Dec. 18     1972   The cast of "Hello, Dolly" gives performance at Wilkes      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    College, Wilkesbarre, for the town's flood victims.

Chansonnette Theatre             Dec. 6      1972   The cast of "Hello, Dolly" gives performance at Wilkes      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                    College, Wilkesbarre, for the town's flood victims.

Children's Home, Easton          Nov. 20     1972   $100,000 willed to home by Mrs. Mary E. Fraunfelder         Easton Express   p. 5
Churches - Greek                   Oct. 28    1972   Greek community of Easton celebrates the consecration of       Easton Express   p. 10
                                                     its new church at 20th Street and Hay Terrace, Wilson,
                                                     formerly owned by Good Shepherd Lutheran. Formerly
                                                     worshipped at North 5th Street. Brief history of the
                                                     church.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   Dec. 26    1972   Rev. Samuel E. Kidd, first president of Eastern Pennsylvania   Easton Express   p. 36
                                                     Lutheran Synod and former pastor of St. Paul's Lutheran
                                                     Church. Obituary.
Churches - Lutheran - St. Paul's   March 4    1972   St. Paul's Lutheran Church located at 2561 Newburg Road.       Easton Express   p.10 illus.
                                                     Brief history.
Churches - Mennonite               Nov. 18    1972   Mennonite Church located at 813 Reynolds St. builds own        Easton Express   p. 12, illus.
                                                     church in 1956. Started in 1951 under Henry Swarley.

Churches - Our Lady of             March 11   1972   Description of statues and stained glass windows.              Easton Express   p. 11
Czestochowa
Churches - Our Lady of Lebanon     March 15   1972   Rev. Norman Peters, pastor of Our Lady of Lebanon.             Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     Obituary.
Churches - Reformed                April 1    1972   St. Marks Reformed Church to mark centennial year April        Easton Express   p. 10
                                                     9. Gives history of Church
Churches - Reformed                April 10   1972   St. Marks Reformed Church marks centennial year                Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Churches - Reformed                Dec. 30    1972   Brief account of history of Memorial United Church of          Easton Express   p. 7, illus.
                                                     Christ
Churches - Reformed                June 10    1972   Trinity United Church of Christ at Stone Church celebrates     Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
                                                     200th anniversary
Churches - Reformed                May 20     1972   Grace United Church of Christ ( College Hill). Located at      Easton Express   p. 10, illus.
                                                     Porter and March Streets. Erected in 1907. Brief history
                                                     given.
Churches - Reformed                May 4      1972   Rev. F. Russell Mitman resigns from First Reformed Church      Easton Express   p. 5

Churches - St. John's Lutheran -   Aug. 19    1972   An account of its decline in 1970 to 1972 when a new           Easton Express   p. 9
Farmersville                                         pastor was elected.
Churches - St. Michaels's          Oct. 14    1972   St. Michael's Catholic Church, 219 Spring Garden St. Brief     Easton Express   p. 12 illus.
                                                     history.
Clinton, NJ                        Oct. 23    1972   Account of Monroe F. DeMott and history of town                Easton Express   p. 9, illus.
Clothing Stores      Aug. 22      1972   The Cottage, a dress shop for women, opens in the             Easton Express   p. 38
                                         Hillcrest Shopping Mall.
Clothing Stores      May 22       1972   Sigal's Store.                                                Express-Times    p. 5
                                         Located at 344 Northampton Street cited for sale on
                                         Sunday. Owner, William Sigal convicted.
Clothing Stores      Nov. 14      1972   Ladies apparel store: Horn's downtown ladies apparel          Express-Times    p. 11, illus.
                                         store has a complete face lifting and renovation of interior.
                                         Located at 4th and Northampton Streets.

Clubs - Bangor, PA   Nov. 16      1972   Woman's Club of Bangor marks 60th year.                     Easton Express     p. 23, illus.
Clubs - Elks         March 25     1972   Building of Elks Club demolished to clear site for multi-   Easton Express     P. 5 Illus.
                                         level parking building located at S.3rd Street. Club now
                                         relocated to South Side
Clubs - Exchange     November 25 1972    Brief history of club and its members awarding of Golden    Easton Express     P. 20 Illus.
                                         Deeds. Freedom Shrine project.
Clubs - Kiwanis      May 18       1972   Honors last charter member, John R. Winter, retired         Easton Express     P. 5
                                         Easton tailor. Club was organized in 1918
Clubs - Paradise     October 25   1972   Club's new home dedicated to past president, Jo Prince      Easton Express     P. 6
                                         Currie, who died in 1972. Old Club House at Canal Street
                                         torn down due to development plans. Account of Club's
                                         purpose and history
Court House - New    Sept. 7      1972   Series of articles (4) on the history of the Northampton    Easton Express     P. 5 Illus.
                                         County Courthouse.
Credit Union         Dec. 1       1972   Credit Union of the South Side Neigbhorhood Centers is      Easton Express     P. 5
                                         two years old and has more than $100,000 in assets.

Crime - Drugs        Dec. 14      1972   Drug raids net 48 in Easton, Pennsylvania and Philliipsburg, Easton Express    p. 1
                                         New Jersey.
Crime - Hijacking    Sept. 29     1972   Frederick W. Hahneman, Easton man who hijacked an            Easton Express    p. 1
                                         Eastern Airlines plane on May 5, sentenced to life
                                         imprisonment.
Crime - Hijacking    Sept. 30     1972   Frederick W. Hahneman, Easton man who hijacked an            Easton Express    p. 5
                                         Eastern Airlines plane on May 5, sentenced to life
                                         imprisonment.
Crime - Kidnapping         Aug. 10         1972   Easton man accused of abducting baby in Belvidere, New Easton Express       p. 1
                                                  Jersey. William Jones, 803 West Berwick Street, kidnapped
                                                  Jessica Cummins from her carriage.

Crime - Kidnapping         Aug. 11         1972   Easton man accused of abducting baby in Belvidere, New Easton Express       p. 1, illus.
                                                  Jersey. William Jones, 803 West Berwick Street, kidnapped
                                                  Jessica Cummins from her carriage.

Dance marathon             Sept. 20        1972   Held at Grace Hall on Lehigh University Campus.            Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  Sponsored by H.B. Sigals & Sons, store operators in
                                                  Allentown & Wilkes-Barre. 46 hours, 77 couples, money
                                                  for the flood-dmaged libraries of 2 colleges in Wilkes-
                                                  Barre.
Dance marathon             Sept. 23        1972   Held at Grace Hall on Lehigh University Campus.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                  Sponsored by H.B Sigals & Sons, store operators in
                                                  Allentown & Wilkes-Barre. 46 hours, 77 couples, money
                                                  for the flood-damaged libraries of 2 colleges in Wilkes-
                                                  Barre.
Dance marathon             Sept. 25        1972   Held at Grace Hall on Lehigh University Campus.            Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                  Sp;onsored by H. B. Sigals & Sons, store operators in
                                                  Allentown & Wiles-Barre. 46 hours, 77 couples, money for
                                                  the flood-damaged libraries of 2 colleges in Wilkes-Barre.

Dancing                    Sept. 20, 25,   1972   Dance marathon. Held at grace Hall on Lehigh University Easton Express      p.5
                           & 23                   Campus. Sponsored by J. B. Sigals & Sons, store operators                   p5. illus
                                                  in Allentown & Wilkes-Barre. 46 hours, 77 couples, money                    p.5 illus
                                                  for the flood damaged libraries of 2 colleges in Wilkes-
                                                  Barre.
DAR, Peggy Warne Chapter   Nov. 17         1972   To mark early log cabin of George Green. Erected in early Easton Express    p. 10, illus.
                                                  1700s. The cabin forms the central part of the home of Dr.
                                                  & Mrs. Garrett Keating. Home located on Free Union Rod,
                                                  Buttzville.
Daughters of American         Sept. 20, 25,   1972   Dance marathon. Held at grace Hall on Lehigh University       Easton Express   p.5
Revolution. George Taylor     & 23                   Campus. Sponsored by J. B. Sigals & Sons, store operators                      p5. illus
Chapter                                              in Allentown & Wilkes-Barre. 46 hours, 77 couples, money                       p.5 illus
                                                     for the flood damaged libraries of 2 colleges in Wilkes-
                                                     Barre.
Daughters of the American     Nov 17          1972   To mark early log cabin of George Green, Erected in early     Easton Express   p. 10 illus.
Revolution (D.A.R.) - Peggy                          1700's. The cabin forms the central part of the home of Dr.
Warne Chapter.                                       & Mrs. Garrett Keating. Home located on Free Union Road,
                                                     Buttzville.
Daughters of the American     Nov 17          1972   To mark early log cabin of George Green, Erected in early     Easton Express   p. 10 illus.
Revolution (D.A.R.) - Peggy                          1700's. The cabin forms the central part of the home of Dr.
Warne Chapter.                                       & Mrs. Garrett Keating. Home located on Free Union Road,
                                                     Buttzville.
Delaware River - Boating      Sept. 21        1972   Dangers in boating in Delaware River                          Easton Express   p. 36, illus.
Delaware River - Rafting      Aug. 29         1972   Joe Garletta has homemade raft made from parts of his         Easton Express   p. 19, illus.
                                                     home. Docks it at Northampton Street Bridge on southside
                                                     . An account of his project.
Department Stores             Nov. 22         1972   K-Mart opens: Located on Nazareth pike off Route 22.          Easton Express   p. 42, illus.

Department Stores             Oct. 27         1972   Kwik Stop Department Store located at 4406 William Penn Easton Express         p. 7
                                                     Highway, Bethlehem Township, opens.

Dixie Cup Co.                 Nov. 25         1972   History of the Dixie Cup Company. Hugh Moore, founder         Easton Express   p. 24, illus.
                                                     and owner -- account of his life.
Doctors                       Sept. 28        1972   Portrait of Dr. G. Homer Bloom unveiled at Warren             Easton Express   p. 8
                                                     Hospital. Surgeon for 30 years. Died in 1971.
Dorney Park                   Dec. 26         1972   Fire razes rides at park                                      Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Drake Building                April 10        1972   Demolition of building                                        Easton Express   illus.
Drake Building                April 10        1972   Demolition to reduce building                                 Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
Drake Building                April 25        1972   Demolition to reduce building`                                Easton Express   p. 4
Drake Building                March 24        1972   Brief history of building                                     Easton Express   p. 6, illus.
Drop-in Centers               May 10          1972   Counseling service center moves to 321 Northampton St.        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     An account of its funding and services.
Easton Express - Stackhouse, J. L. Sept. 26   1972   Chairman of the Board of Easton Publishing Co. honored        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                     by American Newspaper Publishers Association.

Easton Express - Stackhouse, J. L. Sept. 27   1972   Chairman of the Board of Easton Publishing Co. honored        Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                     by American Newspaper Publishers Association.

Easton Hospital - Fund Drive       June 20    1972   Hospital begins drive to furnish new wing.                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Easton Hospital nursing            Nov.1      1972   Easton Hospital and Northampton community college             Easton Express   p.5
                                                     explain views on nursing merger
Easton Hospital Nursing            Oct. 31    1972   Easton Hospital and Northampton community college             Easton Express   p.5
                                                     explain views on nursing merger.
Easton HOSPITAL-school             nov.17     1972   Hospital will close nursing school to merge with new          Easton Express   p.1
                                                     program of nursing at Northampton Area community
                                                     college.
Easton Public Library              Feb. 17    1972   Senior Citizens given free non-resident cards at the Easton   Easton Express   P. 5 Illus.
   Services                                          Public Library.
Easton, City of - Streets - Lehigh Sept. 6    1972   City, County argue over Lehigh St. Council says that          Easton Express   p. 5
Street                                               County should pay Easton to vacate Lehigh Street behind
                                                     courthouse.
Easton, City of - Dwellings        Aug. 10    1972   City council approved the sale of 31.15 acres of city-owned   Easton Express   p. 6, illus.
                                                     land to Benjamin Contractors to expand townhouse
                                                     development in the southeast part of Easton

Easton, City of - Employees        July 17    1972   Ousted city secretary Mrs. Janice M. Weir files labor         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     charges
Easton, City of - History          Aug. 15    1972   Reminiscences by Carl Golden                                  Easton Express   p. 23
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   Nov. 21    1972   Excavation started for new police building. To be built       Easton Express   p. 8, illus.
Building                                             behind present City Hall.
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   Oct. 28    1972   Ground breaking for new site of police headquarters. Cost     Easton Express   p. 5
Building                                             $1 million.
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   Sept. 12   1972   City receives $300,000 grant from State for new police        Easton Express   p. 6
Building                                             headquarters`
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -   April 26   1972   Council group to study suggestion for inquiry into police     Easton Express   p. 10
Discipline                                           discipline.
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -     Aug. 7     1972   Obituary of Police Captain Frederick E. May. He also served Easton Express     p. 16
Employees                                              as law librarian.
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -     May 6      1972   Integrated police radio system in the offing                Easton Express     illus.
Equipment
Easton, City of - Police Dept. -     Sept. 19   1972   Palmer Township and Wilson agree to police boundary         Easton Express     p. 5
Law enforcement                                        lines in answering calls
Easton, City of - Redevelopment      Aug. 23    1972   Plan of South Third Street site                             Easton Express     p. 5, illus.

Easton, City of - Redevelopment May 24          1972   Third Street plan supported by Downtown Improvement         Easton Express     p. 5
                                                       Center
Easton, City of - Streets - Bank     April 20   1972   DIG officials propose South Bank Street Mall                Easton Express     p. 5
Street
Easton, City of - Streets - Bank     Sept. 1    1972   Easton Planning Commission supports the plan to close a     Easton Express     p. 5
Street                                                 portion of South Bank Street to vehicular traffic

Easton, City of - Streets - Lehigh   Oct. 11    1972   City planners vote to close Lehigh St. for courthouse       Easton Express     p. 5
Street                                                 addition
Easton, City of - Streets - Lehigh   Sept. 8    1972   City, County argue over Lehigh Street. Council says that    Easton Express     p. 6
Street                                                 County should pay Easton to vacate Lehigh St. behind
                                                       courthouse.
Easton, City of - Streets -          Aug. 8     1972   Riverside Drive after redevelopment                         Easton Express     p. 5, illus.
Riverside Drive
Easton, City of - Streets - St. John Sept. 27   1972   Planning Commission reaffirms for wider road for St. John Easton Express       p. 6
Street                                                 St. on the South Side
Easton, City of - Traffic            Aug. 21    1972   College Hill streets trap truckers. Ordinance of Dec. 1, 1936 Easton Express   p. 5
                                                       (#967) bars all trucks and commercial traffic in that area.

Easton, South - Buildings            Feb. 26    1972   Commonwealth Band Hall located at 217 Centre Street         Easton Express     p. 5, illus.
                                                       razed
Eddyside                             Feb. 26    1972   Account of history of Eddyside Beach and some               Easton Express     p. 26, illus
                                                       improvements.
Eddyside                             May 5      1972   Bathhouse work delayed.                                     Easton Express     p. 6
Education - Athletics                April 5    1972   Stan Sutphen nemed Coach of the Year.                       Easton Express     p. 5
Education - Food               Sept. 18   1972   Easton School District - Meals will be free or reduced in     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 price to those students who are from families of low
                                                 income.
Education - Football           Nov. 10    1972   Easton - P'burg game at Lafayette's Fisher Field after all.   Easton Express   p. 1

Education - Football           Nov. 11    1972   Easton - P'burg game at Lafayette's Fisher Field after all.   Easton Express   p. 1

Education - Football           Nov. 13    1972   Easton - P'burg game at Lafayette's Fisher Field after all.   Easton Express   p. 5

Education - Football           Nov. 15    1972   Easton - P'burg game at Lafayette's Fisher Field after all.   Easton Express   p. 1

Education - Football           Oct. 27    1972   Easton - P'Burg game at Lafayette's Fisher Field after all.   Easton Express   p. 5

Education - Northampton County Aug. 14    1972   NCACC to develop instruction courses to help senior           Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College                           citizens achieve self-direction and greater independence.
                                                 Donald R. Young, retired manager of Pa. Bureau of
                                                 Employment Security to direct the program.

Education - Northampton County Aug. 28    1972   College opens new buildings.                                  Easton Express   p. 1, 5, 26 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Dec. 8     1972   NCACC to expand nursing program.                              Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County July 1     1972   College opens new buildings.                                  Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
Area Community College

Education - Northampton County Nov. 22    1972   14 Senior Citizens graduate. Special lectures given by        Easton Express   p. 5
Area Community College                           professor without fees.

Electric Lighting              Aug. 24    1972   Pennsylvania Power & Light plant at Martin's Creek            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                 concerned with environmental problems. Building a                              p. 6, illus
                                                 cooling tower.
Electric Lighting - Pa. Power and   Dec. 14    1972   Pa. Power & Light Co. to construct 6 tanks to hold 1.9         Easton Express   p. 5
Light Company                                         million barrels of oil. Construction site is on land in
                                                      Martin's Creek.
Employment                          July 31    1972   Pa. Bureau of employment put into effect its new               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      computerized Job Bank Network - it provides a complete
                                                      list of all the available positions in the area.

Farming                             Oct. 20    1972   Northampton County farms hold open house & tours.              Easton Express   p. 33, illus

Fires - Forks Township              Dec. 18    1972   Vernon Godshalk's dairy farm - large barn destroyed by         Easton Express   p. 1
                                                      fire.                                                                           p. 5, illus
Flag - Stamp                        April 27   1972   John Cassidy designs a stamp honoring Easton flag.             Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      Written to President Nixon for aid in having flag accepted
                                                      as U.S. Stamp.
Flag Day                            June 16    1972   Flag day ceremonies at Centre Square.                          Easton Express   p. 38, illus
Flemington, N.J. - Churches         April 8    1972   Flemington Baptist Church founded in 1817 is oldest            Easton Express   p. 11
                                                      Church is Flemington Borough.
Flemington, N.J. - Churches         Dec. 9     1972   St. Magdalen's Catholic Church - Brief history.                Easton Express   p. 10, illus
Flemington, N.J. - Churches         Feb. 2     1972   First Presbyterian Church built in 1733 now has                Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                                      membership of 100. Brief history.
Flemington, N.J. - Homes            July 6     1972   Restoration of Skinner Building which is more than 200         Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                      years old.
Flemington, N.J. - Homes            May 20     1972   Hopewell mansion, East Main Street, to be auctioned in a       Easton Express   p. 8
                                                      4-day sale. History of the building at its owners.

Flemington, N.J. - Homes            Nov. 7     1972   Oldest home in Flemington restored by Mr. & Mrs. Oliver        Easton Express   p. 14, illus
                                                      Toigo. Roselawn formerly owned by William Emery.

Flemington, N.J. - Liberty Village April 1     1972   Historic village to reflect early American traditions. To be   Easton Express   p. 8, illus
                                                      called Turntable Junction.
Flemington, N.J. - Liberty Village July 11     1972   Historic village to reflect early American traditions. To be   Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                      called Turntable Junction.
Flemington, N.J. - Monuments        Dec. 26    1972   Plans to move its Civil War monument - traffic hazard.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                      Groups oppose its movement.
Flood Relief - Red Cross      July 6      1972    Greater Easton contributes $8,350 to flood relief fund.     Easton Express   p. 5

Floods                        June 23     1972    Rivers rise to 12-year high.                                Easton Express   p. 1
                                                                                                                               p. 6, illus
Floods                        June 24     1972    Rivers rise to 12-year high.                                Easton Express   p. 4, 5
Football                      April 18    1972    Can nighttime football survive? 3 Educators in Easton       Easton Express   p. 19
                                                  School System comment the disturbances at games that
                                                  causes the games to be played in daytime.

Football - Thanksgiving Day   Aug. 19     1972    Proposed changes for Maloney Field if the 1972 Easton-      Easton Express   p. 23
Game                                              Phillipsburg football game is played there.
Football - Thanksgiving Day   Aug. 25 & 26 1972   Proposed changes for Maloney Field if the 1972 Easton-      Easton Express   p. 1
Game                                              Phillipsburg football game is played there.
Football - Thanksgiving Day   Nov. 14     1972    Phillipsburg Board of Education stands firm to hold the     Easton Express   p. 1
Game                                              Thanksgiving Day game at a neutral field unless
                                                  amusement tax is waived.
Football - Thanksgiving Day   Nov. 3      1972    Lafayette potentially liable for tax on game, says Mayor    Easton Express   p. 6
Game                                              Ashton.
Football - Thanksgiving Day   Oct. 10     1972    Games on Thanksgiving Day to be played as usual on Fisher   Easton Express   p. 1
Game                                              Field at Lafayette College.
Forks Township - Housing      Sept. 29    1972    Established a 35 foot limit on height of new homes to be    Easton Express   p. 5
                                                  built in the area.
Forks Township - Municipal    May 23      1972    Opening of Township Municipal Building on May 25, 26,       Easton Express   p. 32, illus
Authority                                         1972.
Gracedale - Addition          Aug. 23     1972    Gracedale may hike tax rate by 2 mills - needed for         Easton Express   p. 6
                                                  proposed addition to the county home.
Gracedale - Addition          July 31     1972    Gracedale may hike tax rate by 2 mills - needed for         Easton Express   p. 7
                                                  proposed addition to the county home.
Gracedale - Water Tank        Aug. 23     1972    Nazareth water tank to stay at Gracedale although it may    Easton Express   p. 1
                                                  be an eyesore to residents.
Gracedale - Water Tank        July 5      1972    Nazareth water tank to stay at Gracedale although it may    Easton Express   p. 7
                                                  be an eyesore to residents.
Gracedale - Water Tank        May 23      1972    Nazareth water tank to stay at Gracedale although it may    Easton Express   p. 7
                                                  be an eyesore to residents.
Greeley                      Oct. 3     1972   Horace Greeley spoke here (Franklin House) on Saturday,        Easton Sentinel
                                               when a candidate for President.
Gypsies                      July 20    1972   Gypsies to leave car wash, ordered out of Jet car wash,        Easton Express    p. 6, illus
                                               240 Bushkill Drive.
Gypsies                      July 21    1972   Gypsies to leave car wash, ordered out of Jet car wash,        Easton Express    p. 6
                                               240 Bushkill Drive.
Gypsy Smith (Mrs. Smith)     April 27   1972   Had Parkwood Riding Stables in Palmer Township for 24          Easton Express    p. 31, illus
                                               years. Account of her activities in the training of riders.

Head Start                   April 4    1972   Easton Children's Center, Inc. formed to create a              Easton Express    p. 5
                                               permanent home for Easton's Head Start. Formal charter
                                               granted by Northampton County Court.
Henry's Woods                Oct. 14    1972   History abounds in Henry's Woods. Some of the acreage to       Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                               be part of Jacobsburg Tract. Brief history of Henry's gun
                                               works.
Hogan, James C.              Oct. 12    1972   Appointed city solicitor. Had served 9 months before           Easton Express    p. 5
                                               formal appointment.
Hope, N.J.                   April 6    1972   Community of Hope to retain its historic heritage and          Easton Express    p. 1
                                               retain its beauty.                                                               p. 3, illus
Hope, N.J.                   April 7    1972   Community of Hope to retain its historic heritage and          Easton Express    p. 9, illus
                                               retain its beauty.
Hospitals - Betts Hospital   March 13   1972   To cease on March 23. Brief history.                           Easton Express    p. 1, illus
Hospitals - Betts Hospital   March 14   1972   To cease on March 23. Brief history.                           Easton Express    p. 5
Hospitals - Betts Hospital   March 24   1972   To cease on March 23. Brief history.                           Easton Express    p. 5
Houses, Historic             April 6    1972   Purchase of Young property on 127 N. 4th Street was            Easton Express    p. 20, illus
                                               granted by Penn in 1789 and cabin built in the 1820s
                                               original cabin makes up front of building.
Houses, Historic             Sept. 9    1972   Old stone house, 5th and Ferry Streets - might be              Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                               developed into a community facility by Senior & Junior
                                               Woman's Club.
Housing - Bushkill House     Dec. 15    1972   Bushkill House, 7th & Spring Garden Streets - 48 units, cost   Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                               $1.2 million.
Hugh Moore Parkway           May 22     1972   Easton Area High School students help to dig out blast         Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                               furnace.
Hunterdon County, N.J. -        Sept. 14     1972   Hunterdon County Courthouse - brief history. Site of       Easton Express     p. 27, illus
Courthouse                                          Lindbergh kidnapping trial.
Independence Hall, Philadelphia Dec. 2       1972   Clock restored on west side of Hall. Wood facing was built Easton Express     p. 5, illus
                                                    by Eisenhardt Mills, Inc. of Forks Township.

Independence Hall, Philadelphia Dec. 7       1972   Clock restored on west side of Hall. Wood facing was built Easton Express     p. 6, illus
                                                    by Eisenhardt Mills, Inc. of Forks Township.

Independence Hall, Philadelphia Oct. 17      1972   Clock restored on west side of Hall. Wood facing was built Easton Express     p. 5
                                                    by Eisenhardt Mills, Inc. of Forks Township.

Jacobsburg - Historical Society   Nov. 17    1972   Organization and new members.                               Easton Express    p. 5

Jacobsburg - Historical Society   Oct. 25    1972   Adopts official symbol.                                     Easton Express    p. 5, illus

Jews                              April 14   1972   Nie, Miss Alice. Obituary.                                  Easton Express    p. 12
Jews                              April 26   1972   Nie, Miss Alice. Left gifts to 50 groups. Retired school    Easton Express    p. 10
                                                    teacher, died April 13, 1972, was of Jewish faith. Age 102.

Juvenile Home                     June 22    1972   Designed as a temporary shelter for only a 72 hour stay.     Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    Some juveniles sent to Childrens home for foster care.
                                                    Officer Howey and Fraccica suggest that a larger facility be
                                                    found near or in Easton. One suggestion was the Wolf
                                                    School.
Kissinger, Henry A.               May 25     1972   Kissinger was soldier-student at Lafayette in the fall       Easton Express   p. 1
                                                    semester of 1943.
Lafayette College - Kirby Field   April 21   1972   Fieldhouse on Fisher Field is to be named Allan P. Kirby     Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
House                                               Fieldhouse. The swimming pool in the fieldhouse is to be
                                                    called Ruef Natatorium in honor of John W. and Harry H.
                                                    Ruef who gave $3.5 million to the college.
Lafayette College - Kirby Field    April 22   1972   Fieldhouse on Fisher Field is to be named allan P. Kirby       Easton Express   p. 5
House                                                Fieldhouse. The swimming pool in the fieldhouse is to be
                                                     called Ruef Natatorium in honor of John W. and Harry H.
                                                     Ruef who gave $3.5 million to the college.

Lafayette College - Kirby Field    Dec. 2     1972   Fieldhouse on Fisher Field is to be named Allan P. Kirby       Easton Express   p. 34, illus.
House                                                Fieldhouse. The swimming pool in the fieldhouse is to be
                                                     called Ruef Natatorium in honor of John W. and Harry H.
                                                     Ruef who gave $3.5 million to the college.

Lafayette College - Moratorium     May 4      1972   Antiwar activities renewed.                                    Easton Express   p. 5 & 6, illus.

Lafayette College - Moratorium     May 5      1972   Antiwar activities renewed.                                    Easton Express   p. 5, illus.

Lafayette College - Sports         Nov. 20    1972   Women students compete in athletics.                           Easton Express   p. 44, illus.
Lafayette College - Students       Feb. 25    1972   200 students conduct phonathon to alumni all over U.S.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
                                                     and Europe to raise $40,000.
Lafayette College - Students       June 3     1972   Lafayette College graduates first coed students.               Easton Express   p. 5
Lafayette College - Theft          May 5      1972   Art work stolen at college. Nearly $5,000. stolen from         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     display. Prints are the property of Ferdinand Roten
                                                     Galleries, Baltimore, MD.
Lafayette College - Visitors       March 2    1972   Dr. Benjamin Spock visits Lafayette.                           Easton Express   p. 5
Lafayette College - Visitors       May 31     1972   Author James A. Michener receives honorary degree from         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     Lafayette.
Lehigh Valley Railroad -           March 25   1972   The Interstate Commerce Commission grants 60-day               Easton Express   p. 5
Emergency Service                                    permit for emergency services to run on Central New
                                                     Jersey freight lines.
Lehigh Valley Railroad - Freight   April 1    1972   Takes over freight services from Central Railroad of New       Easton Express   p. 24
                                                     Jersey which is now bankrupt.
Lobbying                           Nov. 24    1972   A chapter for a ntaional citizens' lobby for more responsive   Easton Express   p. 5
                                                     government is being organized in the Lehigh Valley. To be
                                                     called Chapter of Common Cause.

McGovern, George                   Oct. 18    1972   Center opened at 204 Northampton St.                           Easton Express   p. 5, illus
McGovern, George               Oct. 23    1972   Senator on presidential campaign warmly welcomed in       Easton Express       p. 5
                                                 Lehigh Valley appeared at City Center Plaza at Bethlehem.

Meals on Wheels                Dec. 21    1972   Easton Area Volunteer Association 44 persons have meals Easton Express         p. 1, illus
                                                 delivered to them by volunteers.
Migrant Workers                May 17     1972   3 articles by Easton Express reporter: James Hairston.  Easton Express         p. 5

Migrant Workers                Sept. 6    1972   3 articles by Easton Express reporter: James Hairston. 1st. Easton Express     p. 5, illus

Migrant Workers                Sept. 7    1972   3 articles by Easton Express reporter: James Hairston. 2nd. Easton Express     p. 5, illus

Migrant Workers                Sept. 8    1972   3 articles by Easton Express reporter: James Hairston. 3rd. Easton Express     p. 5, illus

Moore, Hugh                    Nov. 24    1972   Obit.                                                         Express          p. 1
Moore, Hugh                    Nov. 25    1972   Account of his life and work. History of Dixie Company.       Easton Express   p. 24, illus

Moore, Hugh                    Nov. 25    1972   Obituary.                                                     Easton Express   p. 1
Moorestown, Pa. - Churches     Feb. 25    1972   Salem United Church of Christ, Route 946, prepares for        Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                 200th anniversary.
Morris Canal                   Aug. 12    1972   James Lee of Phillipsburg located old turbine from the        Easton Express   p. 7, illus
                                                 Morris Canal on his property. Account of the canal and use
                                                 of its machinery.
Movies - X Rated-Deep Throat   Oct. 10    1972   High court to decide. State Theatre forced to cease           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 showing "Deep Throat."
Movies - X Rated-Deep Throat   Oct. 7     1972   High court to decide. State Theatre forced to cease           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                 showing "Deep Throat."
Murder                         Sept. 23   1972   Easton girl found slain in Ohio - 19 year old Jane            Easton Express   p. 1
                                                 Upgegrove Maguire.
Myers, Dr. Richmond E.         Nov. 2     1972   Professor's new book "Lehigh Valley the unsuspected"          Easton Express   p. 32
                                                 focuses on the history of the Lehigh Valley to be published
                                                 by Northampton County Historical Society.

NAACP                          March 3    1972   NAACP honors Thomas Bright, Sr.                               Easton Express   p. 5
NAACP                          March 6    1972   NAACP honors Thomas Bright, Sr.                               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Nazareth, Pa. - Borough Hall     April 14   1972   Nazareth Borough Hall located in the former building of       Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                                   Nazareth Memorial Library.
Nazareth, Pa. - Churches         June 24    1972   Nazareth Moravian Church celebrates 225th anniversary.        Easton Express   p. 8, illus

Nazareth, Pa. - Schools          Sept. 11   1972   Opens doors of the expanded gymnasium and new                 Easton Express   p. 1
                                                   planetarium at Nazareth Area High School.
North. Co. Hist. Society -       Nov. 2     1972   Professor's new book "Lehigh Valley the unsuspected"          Easton Express   p. 32
Publications                                       focuses on history of the Lehigh Valley to be published by
                                                   Northampton County Historical Society.

Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 17    1972   Budget for prison stirs controversy with Northampton Co. Easton Express        p. 5
Budget                                             commissioners
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Feb. 11    1972   Prison furlough program praised                          Easton Express        p. 5
Privileges
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Dec. 12    1972   Rehabilitation Center in Glendon under supervision of         Easton Express   p. 1
Rehabilitation Center                              National Council on Crime & Delinquency has open house
                                                   for the public
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Dec. 18    1972   Rehabilitation Center in Glendon under supervision of         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Rehabilitation Center                              National Council on Crime & Delinquency has open house
                                                   for the public
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Dec. 2     1972   Northampton Co. Judge Grifo backs Glendon Center              Easton Express   p. 5
Rehabilitation Center
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   June 14    1972   Rehabilitation center still in planning stage. Work release   Easton Express   p. 5
Rehabilitation Center                              plan termed a success
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 16    1972   Rehabilitation of prisoners at Glendon Rehabilitation         Easton Express   p. 5
Rehabilitation Center                              Center opposed by residents
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 29    1972   Glendon Center has 3 residents                                Easton Express   p. 7
Rehabilitation Center
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 3     1972   Rehabilitation of prisoners at Glendon Rehabilitation         Easton Express   p. 5, illus.
Rehabilitation Center                              Center opposed by residents
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 30    1972   Glendon Center has 3 residents                                Easton Express   p. 5
Rehabilitation Center
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 4     1972   Rehabilitation of prisoners at Glendon Rehabilitation         Easton Express   p. 5
Rehabilitation Center                              Center opposed by residents
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 6     1972   Rehabilitation of prisoners at Glendon Rehabilitation        Easton Express    p. 5
Rehabilitation Center                              Center opposed by residents
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 7     1972   Rehabilitation of prisoners at Glendon Rehabilitation        Easton Express    p. 5
Rehabilitation Center                              Center opposed by residents
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Nov. 9     1972   Rehabilitation of prisoners at Glendon Rehabilitation        Easton Express    p. 5
Rehabilitation Center                              Center opposed by residents
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Oct. 13    1972   Prison board endorses Glendon Rehabilitation Center          Easton Express    p. 5
Rehabilitation Center
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Oct. 23    1972   Rehabilitation of prisoners at Glendon Rehabilitation        Easton Express    p. 5
Rehabilitation Center                              Center opposed by residents
Northampton Co., PA - Prison -   Aug. 11    1972   New training plan offered to guards and prisoners. After a   Easton Express    p. 5
Training                                           trial period the plan would be presented to prison board
                                                   for approval
Northampton County Juvenile   May 22        1972   Survey rates Northampton Juvenile Center better than         Easton Express    p. 6
Home                                               Center in Lehigh County.
Northampton County Motor Club March 9       1972   Breaks ground for their new building at Hecktown and         Easton Express    p. 27, illus
                                                   county club roads in Lower Nazareth Township.
Nursing Home                     Nov. 25    1972   Nursing home to open in the Lehigh - Washington Street       Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                                   project area. Jack Causa to be director.
Nursing School                   Oct. 6     1972   Easton Hospital and Northampton County Area                  Easton Express    p. 5
                                                   Community College to consider the merger of nursing
                                                   education.
PAL                              May 24     1972   Easton Police Athletic League sponsors PAL. Needs new        Easton Express    p. 5, illus
                                                   home and more funds.
Palmer Township                  Dec. 29    1972   Gears for progress in 1973.                                  Easton Express    p. 5, illus
Palmer Township - Civic          April 6    1972   A meeting with 1,500 present.                                Easton Express    p. 5
Association
Palmer Township - Civic          March 16   1972   800 citizens revive Palmer civic group, met in Easton Area Easton Express      p. 5, illus
Association                                        High School Cafeteria.
Palmer Township - Fire Co.       March 13   1972   County court to settle dispute between the township's two Easton Express       p. 1
                                                   volunteer fire companies.
Palmer Township - Traffic        Dec. 19    1972   Loses fight for traffic light on Route 248 at intersection of Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Lawnhurst.
Palmer Township - Traffic         Sept. 27   1972   Traffic problems at the intersection of Nazareth Pike &    Easton Express      p. 5, illus
                                                    Park Avenue will be remedied by the creation of extra lane
                                                    at the intersection plus jughandle curve.

Palmer Township - Zoning          Nov. 14    1972   Palmer Zoning stirs lengthy debate.                           Easton Express   p. 1
Palmer Township - Zoning          Nov. 16    1972   Palmer Zoning stirs lengthy debate.                           Easton Express   p. 2
Palmer Township - Zoning          Nov. 17    1972   Palmer Zoning stirs lengthy debate.                           Easton Express   p. 2
Palmer Township - Zoning          Nov. 21    1972   Palmer Zoning stirs lengthy debate.                           Easton Express   p. 5
Palmer Township - Zoning          Nov. 9     1972   Palmer Zoners reject plan for branch bank of Easton           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                    National Bank and Trust Co. on tract on Southeast corner
                                                    of Freemansburg Avenue at Stone's Crossing.

Parking                           Oct. 12    1972   E - parking opened for use. Was site of Boyd Theatre.         Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Parking Garage                    Aug. 9     1972   Ground-breaking ceremonies for the 4 story, 588 car      Easton Express        p. 6, illus
                                                    parking garage on south 3rd Street.
Pen Argyl, Pa. - Churches         May 13     1972   First Presbyterian Church and the Faith United Church of Easton Express        p. 10, illus
                                                    Christ unite and named Faith United Presbyterian Church.

Phillipsburg Historical Society   Aug. 30    1972   Formed by interested citizens. First goal to save Gess        Easton Express   p. 8
                                                    House.
Phillipsburg School - Faculty     Nov. 24    1972   Mickey Frinzi - Phillipsburg football coach resigns.          Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches     July 5     1972   First Baptist Church, Phillipsburg, N.J., has new building,   Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                                    built and financed by congregation and $250,000. Located
                                                    off Red School Lane and Belvidere Road in Lopatcong
                                                    Township.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches     March 18   1972   St. James Lutheran Church (Straw Church) on Route 22          Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                    receives landmark plaque.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches     May 27     1972   Wesley United Methodist Church celebrates 100th year.         Easton Express   p. 11, illus

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches     Nov. 16    1972   Wesley United Methodist Church celebrates 100th year.         Easton Express   p. 6, illus

Phillipsburg, N.J. - Churches     Nov. 20    1972   Wesley United Methodist Church celebrates 100th year.         Easton Express   p. 6
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Homes       Aug. 25    1972   Gess House, oldest house in Phillipsburg, needs to be           Easton Express   p. 25
                                                   preserved.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Homes       Aug. 4     1972   Gess House, oldest house in Phillipsburg, needs to be           Easton Express   p. 9
                                                   preserved.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Homes       Aug. 7     1972   Gess House, oldest house in Phillipsburg, needs to be           Easton Express   p. 22
                                                   preserved.
Phillipsburg, N.J. - Library     July 15    1972   Library to be designated as an area library.                    Easton Express   p. 7
Plainfield Township - Churches   May 6      1972   Wesley Methodist Episcopal Church, Plainfield Township          Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                   celebrates 98th anniversary.
Pocono Art Center                Aug. 7     1972   Dr. Francis J. Trembley, biology professor emeritus of          Easton Express   p. 1, illus.
                                                   Lehigh University states that ecological suicide could result
                                                   from the creation of an art center in the Poconos. The
                                                   Francis E. Walter Dam would be threatened.

Pocono Art Center                Sept. 21   1972   State okays site of Francis E. Walter Dam as proposed           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   Pocono Art Center.
Pornography                      Aug. 23    1972   Easton store agrees to remove the magazine "Zap" from its       Easton Express   p. 6
                                                   shelves.
Pornography                      Aug. 24    1972   Easton store agrees to remove the magazine "Zap" from its       Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   shelves.
Portland, Pa. - Churches         Feb. 5     1972   Portland Baptist Church built for $3,000 in 1877.               Easton Express   p. 11, illus
Racing                           July 28    1972   Souvenir edition of The Schaefer 500 at Pocono                  Easton Express   p. 25, illus
                                                   International Speedway.
Railroading, Model               Nov. 25    1972   Black Diamond Society of Model Railroading has 4 day            Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   exhibit at its headquarters, 214 Northampton St., over
                                                   Sage's.
Recreation - Recycling Project   April 10   1972   City's first recycling program collection bin at Falks Food     Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   Basket in Forks Township. Collections to be made each
                                                   Saturday.
Reibman, Jeanette - Honors       April 11   1972   Senator Reibman receives plaque from Northampton                Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   County Area Community College trustees in appreciation
                                                   of sponsorship of recent legislation to help community
                                                   colleges.
Retarded Children                Sept. 18   1972   Retarded Children Center to be dedicated. Located as 902 Easton Express         p. 5
                                                   4th Avenue, Bethlehem.
Retarded Children                Sept. 30   1972   Retarded Children Center to be dedicated. Located as 902 Easton Express         p. 5, illus
                                                   4th Avenue, Bethlehem.
Riegelsville, Pa. - Churches     July 1     1972   History of St. John's United Church of Christ (formerly the Easton Express      p. 9, illus
                                                   St. John's Reformed Church) over 123 years old.

Roads - N.J.                     May 18     1972   Killer 31 - Route 31 between Flemington in Hunterdon           Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                   County and Buttsville in Warren County called a death
                                                   trap.
Roads - Route 78                 Nov. 29    1972   Route I-78 a boon or threat to Lehigh Valley? Opponents        Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                                   of Interstate 78 corridor south of the Lehigh Valley foresee
                                                   dire consequences - air, noise, pollution, destruction of
                                                   choice farmland.
Roads - Route 78                 Sept. 14   1972   Route I-78 a boon or threat to Lehigh Valley? Opponents        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   of Interstate 78 corridor south of the Lehigh Valley foresee
                                                   dire consequences - air, noise, pollution, destruction of
                                                   choice farmland.
Robbery                          Oct. 21    1972   Twenty-two patrons robbed at Terry's Tavern on Route           Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   611.
Saba, Emery                      May 19     1972   A member of the Lebanese community tells of the value of       Easton Express   p. 16
                                                   reading and the local Easton Express to him and his
                                                   people.
Schools - Easton High School Day April 17   1972   Honors C. Robert Rute on Easton High School Day. He is         Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   the 24th graduate to be honored.
Schools - Easton High School Day April 23   1972   Honors C. Robert Rute on Easton High School Day. He is         Easton Express   p. 36 illus.
                                                   the 24th graduate to be honored.
Schools - Nursery                Nov. 8     1972   Nursery school at First Presbyterian Church, Spring Garden     Easton Express   p. 13
                                                   Street, becomes member of the United Fund. Serves 200
                                                   children - 6 months to 9 years of age. Open 7 a.m. to 6
                                                   p.m. School is 18 years old.
Schools - Report Cards           Nov. 6     1972   Easton Area School District Report Card - a new system of      Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   reporting.
Schools - Students         June 30     1972   Graduation gowns tested for flammable substances.              Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                              White gowns for the girls are dangerous.

Schools - Students         Nov. 14     1972   School board deny a request for "open air smoking areas"       Easton Express   p. 5
                                              at the high school.
Schools - Teachers         Aug. 15     1972   Mrs. Pearl Rentschler retires after 44 years of service in     Easton Express   p. 5
                                              Easton schools.
Schools - Teachers         Aug. 18     1972   Mrs. Pearl Rentschler retires after 44 years of service in     Easton Express   p. 22
                                              Easton schools.
Schools - Teachers         March 28    1972   EASD board urged to hire blacks.                               Easton Express   p. 5
Schools - Voc-Tech         March 3     1972   Variety of subjects taught.                                    Easton Express   p. 12 illus.
Schools - Voc-Tech         Sept. 7     1972   Vo-tech pupil will be renovating 3 houses on West              Easton Express   p. 5 illus.
                                              Nesquehoning Street.
Sewerage                   Dec. 6      1972   City of Easton to assume ownership of sewerage                 Easton Express   p. 5
                                              treatment plant.
Shopping                   Sept. 30    1972   Merchants say families shopping on Sunday.                     Easton Express   p. 1, illus
Shriver, Mrs. Eunice       Oct. 12     1972   Shriver, Mrs. Eunice. Visits retarded centers in the Lehigh    Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                              Valley.
Shriver, Sargent           Oct. 12     1972   Shriver, Sargent visits Bethlehem on his presidential          Easton Express   p. 5
                                              campaign tour.
Skyjacking                 July 6      1972   Flight 727 Eastern Airlines from Allentown-Bethlehem-          Easton Express   p. 27, illus
                                              Easton Airport hijacked by Frederick E. Haheman, resident
                                              of Easton lived at 145 James St.
Skyjacking                 June 2, 3   1972   Flight 727 Eastern Airlines from Allentown-Bethlehem-          Easton Express   p. 1, illus
                                              Easton Airport hijacked by Frederick E. Haheman, resident
                                              of Easton lived at 145 James St.
Skyjacking                 May 15      1972   Easton woman, Mrs. Ada L. Houston, forgives A-B-E              Easton Express   p. 5
                                              hijacker.
Skyjacking                 May 6       1972   A-B-E pirate leaves plane above jungle. Passenger list of 22   Easton Express   p. 1
                                              Valley residents.
Skyjacking                 May 9       1972   A-B-E hijacking on May 5.                                      Easton Express   p. 2, illus
Social Security Building   Oct. 2      1972   New building at 220 Ferry St. dedicated.                       Easton Express   p. 6, illus
Spruce Run                 July 14     1972   Spruce Run Reservoir Recreation Area, Union Township,          Easton Express   p. 9, illus
                                              near Clinton - account of its facilities.
St. Luke's Hospital        Aug. 29     1972   North Wing nearly completed.                               Easton Express     p. 5
St. Luke's Hospital        Feb. 29     1972   Plans to let fathers attend childbirth.                    Easton Express
Television - Cablevision   Feb. 19     1972   TV Cablevision Tower ordered to cease construction of 100 Easton Express      p. 5
                                              ft. cable on Chestnut Hill. Site along Paxinosa Road East.

Television - Cablevision   March 7     1972   Strike at company located at 1604 Sullivan Trail, Forks    Easton Express     p. 24, illus
                                              Township.
Television - Cablevision   March 8     1972   Strike at company located at 1604 Sullivan Trail, Forks    Easton Express     p. 5
                                              Township.
Television - Cablevision   May 3       1972   TV Cablevision Tower ordered to cease construction of 100 Easton Express      p. 5, illus
                                              ft. cable on Chestnut Hill. Site along Paxinosa Road East.

Television Tower           June 1, 4   1972   Pa. Court rules in favor of 160 foot television tower        Easton Express   p. 5
                                              constructed by Sammon's Communications, Inc., near
                                              Forks Township (actually in Easton), adjacent to home of
                                              Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Urban.
Theaters - Boyd Theater    April 10    1972   Theater will be only a memory by June.                       Easton Express   p. 5
Theaters - Boyd Theater    June 10     1972   Demolition of theater. Illus. shows interior of balcony.     Easton Express   p. 5, illus

Theaters - Boyd Theater    June 26     1972   Demolition of theater. Illus. shows interior of balcony.     Easton Express   p. 7, illus

Theaters - Boyd Theater    May 15      1972   End of the 43-year service of theater with showing of last   Easton Express   p. 5
                                              movie "Ten Commandments" attendance at last show
                                              about 150.
Tornabene, Filipio         Dec. 4      1972   Becomes a citizen after a struggle of 5 years.               Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Truckers                   Sept. 29    1972   The American Truck Historical Museum and Library to be       Easton Express   p. 5
                                              established in Allentown. Mack Trucks, Inc. has
                                              contributed $1 million.
Violin                     Aug. 26     1972   Man in Roseto believes he has rare Stradivarvis violin.      Easton Express   p. 1

Walk for Development       April 19    1972   Easton Walk for Community Development to be a 20 mile Easton Express          p. 5
                                              walk through Palmer and Forks Township, Wilson and
                                              Easton. Plan listed.
Walk for Development             May 12     1972   Easton Walk for Community Development to be a 20 mile        Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   walk through Palmer and Forks Township, Wilson and
                                                   Easton. Plan listed.
Walk for Development             May 15     1972   Easton Walk for Community Development to be a 20 mile        Easton Express   p. 10, illus
                                                   walk through Palmer and Forks Township, Wilson and
                                                   Easton. Plan listed.
Warren Hospital - Doctors        Sept. 28   1972   Portrait of Dr. G. Homer Bloom unveiled.                     Easton Express   p. 8
Washington, N.J. - Churches      Feb. 19    1972   United Methodist Church organized in 1782. History of        Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                   congregation.
Washington, N.J. - Churches      Sept. 23   1972   St. Joseph's Catholic Church to celebrate 100th              Easton Express   p. 11, illus
                                                   anniversary.
Wilkes Barre - Floods            July 18    1972   Area residents give $12,200 for flood aid.                   Easton Express   p. 5
Wilkes Barre - Floods            July 20    1972   Rising from the mud.                                         Easton Express   p. 2
Wilkes Barre - Floods            July 31    1972   Area children aid flood victims.                             Easton Express   p. 5
Wilkes Barre- Floods             July 19    1972   Intense storm hits North of Easton.                          Easton Express   p. 5
Williams Township - Dump         Aug. 12    1972   Williams Township dump smell, still smoldering. Residents    Easton Express   p. 1&2, illus
                                                   complain.
Williams Township - Parks        Nov. 10    1972   Supervisors of township adopted resolution to provide        Easton Express   p. 5
                                                   90,000 for developing Williams Township Community Park,
                                                   a 29 acre site at Cider Press and Gaffney Hill Roads

Wilson Borough - Seal            Oct. 11    1972   Borough has its first seal. Colors blue & gold, depicts      Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   Meuser Park, industrial facilities, etc.
Wilson Borough High School -     April 13   1972   Twirlers to get new and more modern outfits.                 Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Athletics
Wilson Borough School District   July 17    1972   Administration building, 21st Street and Washington          Easton Express   p. 5, illus
                                                   Boulevard is in operation. Named for William P. Tollinger,
                                                   former superintendent of Wilson Schools.

Wilson Borough School District - April 26   1972   Groundbreaking.                                              Easton Express   p. 5, illus
Philip F. Lauer Middle School

Wilson High School - Safety      Dec. 14    1972   Safety check of building closes school.                      Easton Express   p. 1
Check
Wilson High School - Students   Nov. 20       1972   School drops hair-length code. Long hair on the males now Easton Express   p. 1
                                                     acceptable.
Y.M.C.A. - History              Nov. 25       1972   To get new staff, program and a fresh image.              Easton Express   p. 5
Youth Corps.                    July 14, 17   1972   Three valley mayors praise youth corps.                   Easton Express   p. 5, illus

				
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